Pinot Noir like its poor second cousin thrice removed, Sauvignon Blanc, has undergone a dumming down in recent times. 5 years ago, the prospect of a Pinot on retail shelves for $12.99 was unthinkable yet is now a common phenomenon. Does this represent good value for money or just the turn to prostitution of a highly gifted and once revered prima ballerina? Fortunately with Pinot, one taste will tell you. One simply cannot make a beautiful, silky smooth yet grunty, funky and sexy Pinot if your target price is $12.99
Hoppers Crossing Reserve Central Otago Pinot Noir 2017
Wonderfully fruited and fragrant, the bouquet shows dark cherry, plum, toasted hazelnut, game and subtle spice aromas, leading to a succulent palate that is fleshy and rounded. The wine is flavoursome and immediately attractive with pristine fruit flavours and spicy nuances, elegantly framed by poli...more »
Mischief North Canterbury Pinot Noir 2016
$28.00$25.99Winemaker Notes: This 2016 Pinot Noir shows vibrant red fruits, with subtle floral and dried spice notes. Gentle tannins, coupled with a cheeky hint of oak, gives the palate a playfulness that exudes mischief. The perfect match for a naughty night out.
Pirinoa Road Martinborough Pinot Noir 2015
The wine combines lovely sweet fruit notes of black cherries and plums with seductive warm spice, game and dark mushroom nuances. It is richly fruited yet elegant, generously textured yet refined, and offers loads of tasty flavours, wonderfully framed by silky tannins.Will match superbly with mushro...more »
Coopers Creek Razorback Central Otago Select Vineyards Pinot Noir 2016
$26.99$25.00Tasting Notes Colour: Deeply coloured for a Pinot Noir, this wine has a red/purple core and a rim. Bouquet: High toned floral notes, red cherries, Black Doris plums, hints of tamarillo and a lovely background of subtle oak. Palate: Full bodied for Pinot, with firm, yet ...more »
Odyssey Marlborough Pinot Noir 2015 (Certified organic)
$28.00$23.99Wine Orbit comments: Beautiful uplifted berry fruit flavours of ripe cherry and blackberry with spicy overtones lead you into a lovely fragrant filled palate. It’s elegant yet weighty with lovely fruit ripeness which manifests in intense flavour and a sweet impression....more »
Odyssey Marlborough Pinot Noir Rose 2018 (Certified organic)
$22.00$20.00 Out of StockWine Orbit comment: A deliciously fresh wine with the aroma of ripe cherries and strawberries. The palate is dry and silky, resulting in a wine that is delightfully fruity and soft. 4****
Satyr Hawkes Bay Pinot Noir by Silenei Estate 2017
$18.00$16.99Varietal berry and ripe cherry aromas, with vibrant flavours of red berries and spice. A fresh and lively palate, with silky tannins and a lingering finish.
Perfect with salmon, a soft and creamy brie or roast duck.
Johner Estate Wairarapa Moonlight Pinot Noir 2017
$25.00$20.00 Out of StockAromas of liquorice & spice are folowed with flavours of cherry, red fruits & a hint of nutmeg. A medium bodied style with a savoury full palate & rustic tannins . Fresh acidity with a lively mouth fell.
- Pick & Shovel Central Otago Pinot Noir 2017 $25.00