Te Hera Estate
Reserve Pinot Noir 2013
Martinborough, New Zealand
This wine is selected by some of Australia's top sommeliers. Enjoy this wine in a large glass and have it totally capture your attention as it reveals its layers of intrigue ... a layer at a time ... over an hour or three.
Varietal: Pinot Noir
Aroma: It has a black fruit, dark cherry and berry aroma with subtle complex herb, spice and liquorice nuances. There are also nice touches of violet supported by subtle smoky oak.
Palate: It has dark red berry fruits and plums with savory earth and game layers, underscored by fine tannin and structure.
Bottle Closure: Cork
Suggested Cellaring: 5-7 Years
Vinification: The grapes were de-stemmed without crushing using gravity. They used wild yeast for fermentation. It was aged in old French oak barrels for 11 months