Todays Otago Daily Times Paper features Pinot Noir from the Waitaki Valley North Otago.Here is what the panellists say……
2016 River-T Waitaki Valley Pinot Noir
Price: $29 (cellar door)
Rating: Very Good to excellent
Juicy and attractive nose with plum, cherry, a whisper of oak spice and savoury nuances. Nice weight in the mouth, good balance offering stewed fruits and rhubarb, red fruits and raspberry with aeration. Savoury, spicy, refreshingly lifted with a long, green herb-tinged close.
Youthfully bright and juicy, with promise.
Today’s tasting saw my regular panellists Mr Collins and Mr McLaren joining me to delve into the world of Waitaki Valley pinot noir. I was looking…