Pyramid Valley - 2019 North Canterbury Pinot Noir

2019 North Canterbury Pinot Noir

Variety
Pinot Noir
Region
North Canterbury, New Zealand
Abv
13%
Volume
750ml

A deep dive into a forgotten spice rack with this one, one to make your Christmas Cake bristle with jealousy. Blood plum, raspberry, jangly cherries and blood orange. Caraway, star anise, kampot pepper, fenugreek. Intoxicating, in the right way. In 2000, Mike and Claudia Elze Weersing came across their own little Garden of Eden, within the North Canterbury region, New Zealand. Taking experience gathered in Burgundy and across Europe, they planted fruit and raised it in accordance with the lun...Read More...

A deep dive into a forgotten spice rack with this one, one to make your Christmas Cake bristle with jealousy. Blood plum, raspberry, jangly cherries and blood orange. Caraway, star anise, kampot pepper, fenugreek. Intoxicating, in the right way. In 2000, Mike and Claudia Elze Weersing came across their own little Garden of Eden, within the North Canterbury region, New Zealand. Taking experience gathered in Burgundy and across Europe, they planted fruit and raised it in accordance with the lunar cycle. Mike sadly passed away and Steve Smith (formerly of Craggy Range) runs the show now. The winery itself sits in Central Otago these days, but the glory of those North Canterbury vineyards remain.

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