Gold Medal - New Zealand International Wine Show 2012
9.5/10 Alder Yarrow's Vinography
Light to medium garnet in color, this wine smells of floral black raspberry and cherry. In the mouth, bright juicy cherry fruit has a tinge of cinnamon to it along with the pungency of cedar. Notes of wet dirt and a tangy redcurrant note linger in the long finish. Faint tannins and great acidity
From the importer: 100% Glera. Bunches are harvested manually and once they reach the wine-cellar, they are gently pressed. Then, a slow fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks with...
Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar 90 Points Bright red. Spicy dark berries and cola on the deeply scented nose. Plush and appealingly sweet, offering juicy blackberry and peppery spice flavors...
93 points James Suckling Amisfield's Pinots are typically bathed and soft, delivering supple flesh and plenty of satisfaction, and this doesn't disappoint. Neatly spiced dark-cherry and plum fruits on the...