Vavasour Pinot Noir Dashwood
3 Ratings
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3 Ratings
Vavasour Pinot Noir Dashwood

Wine Details

Vineyard

Dashwood

Varietal

Pinot Noir

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2003 Vintage) The 2002 season provided ideal conditions for Pinot Noir, producing some of the highest quality fruit we have seen in recent vintages. Warm, but not too hot days and cold nights have resulted in vibrant fruit flavours and soft persistent tannins. The 2002 Dashwood Pinot Noir was hand harvested from selected Wairau and Awatere Valley vineyards. Tannin and colour were extracted using traditional hand plunging techniques. This wine has a bright garnet colour in the glass. The nose shows spicy cherry...

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    F&W/ Medium Bodied/

    about 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 2006 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 02/08
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2002 Vintage)