Wither Hills Pinot Noir 2008

Product code: 15WH3B2008

A wonderful core of spice, ripe fragrant plum, forest fruits command the aromatics. The tannins are long, chewy and silky, coupled with sublime acid balance. Adding structure and natural weight to the subtle French oak, spice and cocoa notes. A hall mark of Wither Hills Pinot Noir is the purity of fruit; dark dense generous elegant flavours and subtle power.

  • Country:New Zealand
  • Region:Marlborough
  • Vintage:2008
  • ABV:14%
  • Colour:Red
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Pinot Noir
  • Closure:Screwcap

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Taste scale & description

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Taste Scale: 8

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Production information

Producer: Wither Hills

Wither Hills is among the best producers in New Zealand. It has built up a reputation based on its  Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Read more

Production note

Wither Hills two Pinot Noir vineyards, Benmorven & Taylor River make up the majority of this blend with all the fruit for this Pinot Noir coming from Marlborough’s famed ‘Southern Valley’s’ sub-region. The fruit was cold soaked in square fermenters, inoculated with selected and wild yeast strains, basket pressed and left to relax for 14 months in French Barriques, during which the wine underwent malolactic fermentation. The wine was then blended, egg white fined, filtered and bottled. After ferm

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