Black Estate Damsteep Pinot Noir 2019

38,60 CHF - 39,60 CHF

52,80 CHF pro Liter

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Impressive single vineyard Pinot Noir from Waipara Valley. A highly limited Pinot for your wine cellar that will show its full potential from around 2023.

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Black Estate Damsteep Pinot Noir 2019

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Black Estate Damsteep Pinot Noir 2019:

Bewertung Black Estate Damsteep Pinot Noir 2019Cameron Douglas MS: 96/100 (Outstanding). After several minutes in glass - aromas of mineral soil and berries, savoury and spice with a fine oak, flowers and a sense of place begin to unfurl. On the palate the wine comes alive with flavours of strawberry and red cherry, dark rose and red apple, limestone and clay, red flowers and baking spices of oak. Complex, tense and young with firm chalky textured tannins, medium+ acidity and flavours that linger for minutes. Delicious, but needs cellar time to complete the harmonious links that have begun. Best drinking from late 2022 through 2028+

 

Kritiker über  Black Estate Damsteep Pinot Noir 2019James Suckling (JamesSuckling.com): 93/100. This has a very earthy and gently peppery nose with toasted spices and forest wood. Earth and berry notes, too. The palate has a fresh, lithe and juicy feel with intense dark cherries and plenty of spice at the finish. Profound tannin drive here. .... Better after 2023.

 

Kritiker über  Black Estate Damsteep Pinot Noir 2019Bob Campbell, MW: 94/100 & Top Rank. 

 

Tasting Note

Deep Ruby hue. Fragrant aromas of wild raspberry, blackberry, sandalwood, vanilla and sea spray. Flavours of silken and bright wild forest fruits, graphite, dark coco powder and cola. Supple and elastic mid pallet tannins that are contained with bright and pure minerality. Typical white rock tension creates a long and vibrant finish. This is an unfined and unfiltered wine with small amounts of sediment. Please allow the bottle to stand and settle before pouring. Decanting will allow maximum expression of aroma and purity of fruit to emerge. Decanting will allow maximum expression of aroma and purity of fruit to emerge.

Aromas and flavours:

Aromen Black Estate Damsteep Pinot Noir 2019: HimbeerenAromen Black Estate Damsteep Pinot Noir 2019: ErdeAromen Black Estate Damsteep Pinot Noir 2019: GraphitAromen Black Estate Damsteep Pinot Noir 2019: rote KirscheAromen Black Estate Damsteep Pinot Noir 2019: schwarze Johannisbeere

 

Additional information

Type: Red wine from New Zealand

Grape varial: Pinot Noir

Alcohol: 13% vol

Food match: This wine is versatile with food and will pair well with savoury lamb, venison and game dishes, as well as fish dishes such as grilled salmon or tuna. A quintessential match for a vegetarian option is grilled field mushrooms.

Vineyard: Damsteep Vineyard, Waipara Valley, New Zealand. The Damsteep Vineyard is located in the north east of Waipara Valley at the foot of the Omihi Saddle in North Canterbury. This Pinot Noir is grown on a 5.5 hectare vineyard with 9 different parcels of various north-east, north, and north-west facing slopes, with an altitude between 140 to 180 meters above sea level. The vines here were planted in 1999 and grow on clay overlying fractured limestone and sandstone soils.

Winemaking: 73% De-stemmed, not crushed, 80% Whole berries. 4 days cold soak at ambient temperature. Yeast for fermentation was propagated from a vineyard starter. Fermentation lasted 10 to 12 days with hand or foot plunging one to 2 times per day. Pressed after 28 days on skins and drained to tight grained French barrels 3 to 10 years old. Malo-lactic fermentation was completed in spring. 12 months barrel maturation, then racked to stainless steel tank where the wine settled for 5 months. Bottled without fining or filtration.

Bottles produced: 3612

Residual sugar: <0.1 g/l

Bottle size: 0.75l

Notice: contains sulfites

Cellaring potential: until 2028+

Closure: Screwcap

Produced and bottled by: Black Estate Wines, 614 Omihi Road, Waipara 7483, New Zealand


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