The blend for this is a combination of Felton Road's three estate vineyards, each plot contributing to the complexity of the wine and adding its own character. An excellent Central Otago Pinot Noir.
The burgeoning reputation of New Zealand’s wines is thanks, in large part, to the performance of few star producers. First among these is Central Otago’s Felton Road, a winery hugely respected for the quality of ...Learn more
“A follow-on vintage of this endlessly impressive wine. With all its twists and turns - a touch of smoke, a dash of spice, a wave of redcurrant fruit - it's a beautifully complex wine that has bags of energy and charm. A delicious classic.”
“Youthful and concentrated with pronounced violets and intense red fruit. This has lots of crunchy red berry fruit with a good structure and length. Impressive purity and very fresh.”
“Even at this young stage, this is a deliciously perfumed Pinot Noir, with flowers and cherries and spice.The depth of the fruit on the palate can only be described as sumptuous and delightfully creamy.”
“Possibly New Zealand’s most famous Pinot Noir producer, Felton Road is based in the stunning Central Otago region at the bottom of South Island. This is expensive, but it’s a lovely, elegant, floral red wine of real class.”
“Unusually delicate red fruit notes mark the nose of the 2016 Pinot Noir. It's a melange of strawberry, raspberry and cherry, with some herbal notes, cola and spice blended in. In the mouth, the wine is medium-bodied and supple, with a long, silky finish.”
“Felton Road's entry level Pinot Noir is an elegant blend of several vineyards with a mix of savoury, earthy, herbal and coffee flavours with cherry, floral and spice characters. It's a supple and complex wine that reveals power through a lengthy finish.”