Puriri Hills Estate 2016

CHF3500

Puriri Hills Estate 2016

Puriri Hills Estate is often the first wine from Puriri Hills that people taste. It is a favourite of many fine dining restaurants. Often more approachable and ready to drink a bit younger.  It is very expressive of the vintage year by year.  Puriri Hills wines are released five to eight years after vintage to ensure that newly launched wines are ready to drink upon release.

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From the winemaker…

Puriri Hills Estate is often the first wine from Puriri Hills that people taste. It is a favourite of many fine dining restaurants. Often more approachable and ready to drink a bit younger. It is very expressive of the vintage year by year.  Puriri Hills wines are released five to eight years after vintage to ensure that newly launched wines are ready to drink upon release.

59% Merlot, 14% Carmenere, 14% Cabernet franc, 13% Malbec

“Medium-bodied blend of merlot, carménère, cabernet franc and malbec with red fruits, violet, dried herb, cedar and mixed spice flavours. An elegant, savoury and quite complex wine with cellaring potential. Drink 2021-2026“   Bob Campbell MW

Less than 4200 bottles produced.

Estate 2016 Tasting Note

Why we love it…

Elegant and savoury, a lovely match for red meat and game

You can read more about Puriri Hills and their wines here.

 

Puriri Hills

Auckland

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