2013 Dry River Pinot Noir
Pinot Noir - 750ML
  • BC 99
  • WE 91
  • WA 91

Reg: $74.94

$64.94

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Reg: $74.94

$64.94

This product is
out of stock

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BC 99
MW Bob Campbell, January 2015
Ripe, dense and fairly deep-coloured Pinot Noir with dark-fleshed plum, dark cherry, violet and liquorice flavours plus a hint of rhubarb on the aroma. Clearly a very complex wine that won’t reveal its full potential for... expand Ripe, dense and fairly deep-coloured Pinot Noir with dark-fleshed plum, dark cherry, violet and liquorice flavours plus a hint of rhubarb on the aroma. Clearly a very complex wine that won’t reveal its full potential for a few years yet. I particularly like the wine’s silken texture and almost chewy body. It must surely rate as one of Dry River’s best ever Pinot Noir vintages. collapse
WE 91
Wine Enthusiast, July 2015
As typical for Dry River Pinots, this one is pretty surly in its youth. Intense and astringent, it packs layers of dusty black-cherry fruit into a tightly coiled frame. Try after 2019.
WA 91
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2016
Medium ruby-purple, the 2013 Pinot noir offers notes of mulberries, black raspberries and blackberries with a balsamic, earth and spice box background. Medium-bodied, it is evolving into a lovely stewed tea and savory... expand Medium ruby-purple, the 2013 Pinot noir offers notes of mulberries, black raspberries and blackberries with a balsamic, earth and spice box background. Medium-bodied, it is evolving into a lovely stewed tea and savory style with velvety tannins and plenty of freshness carrying through the long spicy finish. - Lisa Perrotti-Brown collapse
Category Description
Color & Type Red
Varietal Pinot Noir
Country New Zealand
Region Wairarapa
Sub-region Martinborough
Vintage 2013
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 13%
Closure Cork