Rippon Mature Vine Pinot Noir 2016

 This is such profoundly complex pinot with violets, dark cherries, plums, blueberries, graphite, black tea, peppery nuances, licorice and woody spices, all taking a role on the nose. The palate has such density and precision, delivering a powerfully composed and profoundly concentrated core of blueberry and dark-cherry flavor in a layered and refined style. Such impressive depth and chara...


97 points James Suckling


Member $ 83.25

Buy Now $ 89.00

RRP $ 98.00


Min. Order : 6
Save up to $14.75/ Bottle

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

Product Description

 This is such profoundly complex pinot with violets, dark cherries, plums, blueberries, graphite, black tea, peppery nuances, licorice and woody spices, all taking a role on the nose. The palate has such density and precision, delivering a powerfully composed and profoundly concentrated core of blueberry and dark-cherry flavor in a layered and refined style. Such impressive depth and character. From biodynamically grown grapes. Drink or hold. 97 points James Suckling

  One of the few New Zealand Pinots that benefit from decanting in their youth, Rippon's 2016 Mature Vine Pinot Noir packs in raspberries, hints of Asian five spice powder and delicate herbal notes behind a wall of crushed stone and firm but ripe tannins. It's medium to full-bodied, with a long, slightly chewy finish. Don't be afraid to lose this one in the cellar for 5 or more years. 94 points Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

Calculate Your Delivery Cost

All Reviews

No review found...!

Similar Wines Of Interest

Rockburn Pinot Noir 2014
 

$41.50

Ocean Eight Pinot Noir 2016
 

$40.00

Two Tonne EST Pinot Noir 2019
 94 Points James Suckling​​​​​​​

$32.50

Burn Cottage ‘Moonlight Race’ Pinot Noir 2016
 

$61.50

Rippon Mature Vine Pinot Noir 2016
 97 points James Suckling

$83.25

Rockburn Tigermoth Riesling 2014
 93 Points Bob Campbell

$30.25