Rippon Gamay Noir Rare 2016

Old vine gamay, well 29-year-old, or so, and produced with a gentle hand. Such pretty floral, sweet fruited perfume – it’s a funny thing when you say sweetness because it’s often pejorative, but here so far from that, so inviting, familiar and good. The palate has a tightness, a strict rule in shape and form, long, pivoting on fruit, savouriness and brisk acidity...


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Varietal
Gamay
Brand Name
Rippon
Style
Red Wine
Size
750 mL Bottle
Country
NEW ZEALAND
Region
Central Otago

Product Description

Old vine gamay, well 29-year-old, or so, and produced with a gentle hand.
Such pretty floral, sweet fruited perfume – it’s a funny thing when you say sweetness because it’s often pejorative, but here so far from that, so inviting, familiar and good.
The palate has a tightness, a strict rule in shape and form, long, pivoting on fruit, savouriness and brisk acidity, with a swathe of lacy tannin chiming in.
Such personality and tension, structure and sinew. Seriously good.

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