Whitehaven Pinot Noir
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8 Ratings
Whitehaven Pinot Noir

Wine Details

Vineyard

Whitehaven

Varietal

Pinot Noir

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

Whitehaven Marlborough Pinot Noir 2005 displays vibrant dark red and purple colors. While oak is evident on the nose it is well integrated with lifted fruits. These are dominated by plums and dark cherries overlaid with violets. The palate is packed full of dark fruit with soft tannins and well rounded acids completing the complex structure. The wine will continue to improve over the next three years but can also be enjoyed right after release. Whitehaven Pinot Noir pairs well with farm raised ve...

Vineyard

Whitehaven

Varietal

Pinot Noir

Style

Red

Whitehaven Marlborough Pinot Noir 2005 displays vibrant dark red and purple colors. While oak is evident on the nose it is well integrated with lifted fruits. These are dominated by plums and dark cherries overlaid with violets. The palate is packed full of dark fruit with soft tannins and well rounded acids completing the complex structure. The wine will continue to improve over the next three years but can also be enjoyed right after release. Whitehaven Pinot Noir pairs well with farm raised ve...

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