2015 Mt. Difficulty Pinot Noir Long Gully
Pinot Noir - 750ML
2015 Mt. Difficulty Pinot Noir Long Gully
  • JS 96
  • BC 95
  • WA 93

Reg: $64.94

$49.94

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Reg: $64.94

$49.94

In Stock: 24+ btls
Ships Immediately

Pre-Arrival: 0 btls
ETA: Pending

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JS 96
jamessuckling.com, December 2018
This has an air of refinement and elegance. Bright, fine red-cherry aromas arrive nice and pure on the nose, leading to a palate that has a smooth, chalky edge and a seamlessly fresh red-fruit finish. Brilliant wine...   This has an air of refinement and elegance. Bright, fine red-cherry aromas arrive nice and pure on the nose, leading to a palate that has a smooth, chalky edge and a seamlessly fresh red-fruit finish. Brilliant wine. Drink or hold. Screw cap.  
BC 95
MW Bob Campbell, July 2018
Made from grapes grown in this Bannockburn vineyard with mostly 23-year-old vines and a small proportion of 20-year-old vines. Light, delicate pinot noir with impressive purity. Red fruits, floral and subtle spice...   Made from grapes grown in this Bannockburn vineyard with mostly 23-year-old vines and a small proportion of 20-year-old vines. Light, delicate pinot noir with impressive purity. Red fruits, floral and subtle spice characters. A totally charming pinot noir with potential  
WA 93
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2019
Planted in 1992 on its own roots and bottled separately since 2005, this wine has become Mt Difficulty's flagship. The 2015 Long Gully Single Vineyard Pinot Noir boasts ripe raspberries and cherries dusted with finely...   Planted in 1992 on its own roots and bottled separately since 2005, this wine has become Mt Difficulty's flagship. The 2015 Long Gully Single Vineyard Pinot Noir boasts ripe raspberries and cherries dusted with finely ground spices like cinnamon, clove and cardamom. It's medium to full-bodied, with silky tannins and a long, gently tannic finish. Already delicious, it should age well through at least 2025.- JC  
Category Description
Color & Type Red
Varietal Pinot Noir
Country New Zealand
Region Central Otago
Sub-region Bannockburn
Vintage 2015
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 14.5%
Closure Screw Cap