Original
106 Ratings
Kim Crawford Pinot Noir
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Wine Details

Varietal

Pinot Noir

Style

Red

Wine Description

(From 2014 Vintage) These grapes are from some of our favorite cool-climate vineyards on New Zealand’s South Island. We’ve used a wide variety of clones and rootstock, along with a mixture of soils and microclimates to ensure a balance of flavour profiles and exceptional quality. This wine is enticingly aromatic showing notes of dark cherries and strawberries. Partially aged in French oak barrels for the alluring complexity of well integrated oak and fine silky tannins. Aged in a mixture of French oak barrels and tank for five months. Superb with herb-crusted lamb, mushroom risotto or all on its own.

Winemaker's Notes

Intense ruby red in color. Dark fruits are accented with touches of spice and toasty oak on the nose. Rich, full palate expressed by dark fruits and smokey oak. The silky tannins lead to a soft and pe...

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    low tannins Rich berries round

    over 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2013 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/15/2015
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2003 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 08/31/04