10951-96 Avenue,
Grande Prairie Alberta, T8V 3J4

Pinot Noir

Whiskey - Beverage International Distributor
  • International Wine & Spirits Competition 2020
  • Silver Medal Decanter World Wine Awards 2020
  • Silver Medal Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate-88 points

Background: A family owned vineyard located some 40 miles from Christchurch, situated on north facing sun drenched terraces along the Waipara River. At Waipara West they do not use insecticides, residual herbicides or artificial fertilizer. Only hand -picked grapes from their own vineyards are used for their wines. Described as more European in style than New World.

Grape Varietal: 100% hand-picked Pinot Noir grapes fermented with whole cluster. The wine is aged 10 months in new French oak.

Country of Origin: New Zealand

Appellation: Canterbury/Waipara

Technical data:

  • Type of bottle : 750 ml bottle
  • Type of Closure: Stelvin closure
  • UPC: 9418587630144

Analytical data:

  • Alcohol content: 14 % vol
  • Residual Sugar: 1 g/l

Tasting Notes: A delicious, elegant Pinot Noir. Deep in color fragrant with roses, raspberries, cherries and sandelwood. Fresh, pure, polished fruit on the palate. Rounded and velvety with delicate, well integrated oak and a clean cranberry cherry finish.

Food Suggestion: A great accompaniment to game or poultry. Also pairs well with strong cheeses, pastas and pork or a fine dish of duck. A very versatile and food-friendly wine.