The world’s southernmost wine region and New Zealand’s highest one creates a dramatic and spectacular home for Pinot Noir, Central Otago’s flagship variety. In this continental climate where frosts are expected and the summers are short and hot, site selection is everything. These fragrant Pinot Noirs display an intense purity of fruit underpinned by a taut structure and a silky texture and intense. Soils, and therefore styles, can vary considerably by sub-region though a stony free-draining base is common to all.
Sourced from the organically farmed Tosq Vineyard and vinified by the famed winemaking team at Giant Steps. This is a delicate and fragrant Pinot with distinct notes of bright red fruits and toasted oak that impart a nice mouthfeel against the generous palate through a long finish. More >