Red

2013 Glaetzer Dixon Family Winemakers Pinot Noir Avance

Pinot Noir

  • Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Coal River
Drink between 2016 - 2020 (Edit)
CT88.4 22 reviews
2013
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Label borrowed from 2012
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Community Tasting Notes 17

  • davidspieker wrote: 88 points

    January 5, 2019 - From day two again. Viscus dark red color. Fresh red berry and menthol aromas. Strawberry and cherry jam flavors with some weight and decent acidity for food. Nice finish.

  • wgmccallum wrote: 88 points

    July 20, 2018 - Bright and fruity aroma of dusty roadside berries with a shy floral note. Slightly hollow on the palate with a sweet fruit surround, acid there but not helping, slightly bitter aftertaste, disjointed. Perfectly drinkable, somewhat interesting. 50 + 16 + 15 + 7 = 88.

  • drdebs Likes this wine: 88 points

    March 13, 2017 - I agree with @mehalchin that in a blind taste this might pass for Grenache. Strawberry with a cherry core, almost like syrup in its density. Lots of smoke and pepper (even 24 hours after opening). It is better with some air than after first unscrewing the cap, when the pepper notes are seriously overwhelming. It is settling down a bit now, nudging my score up a notch. Solid, well-made, doesn't taste hot to me, but not something that is a wow. Cool-climate example of New World Pinot, on the syrupy and fruity side.

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  • Rhone Rick wrote: 87 points

    February 25, 2017 - I like cold weather pinots but this lacked any pizazz. Light and crisp with an abundance of jammy fruit but nothing else of note.

  • cab wrote:

    January 29, 2017 - I don't think I would buy this again but more because it's just not my thing, not because it is a terrible wine. Contra my prior note from 5 months ago, not too hot this time.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2013
  • Type Red
  • Producer Glaetzer Dixon Family Winemakers
  • Varietal Pinot Noir
  • Designation Avance
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Australia
  • Region Tasmania
  • SubRegion Coal River
  • Appellation n/a
  • UPC Code 9341534000090

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 3 (1%)
  • In Cellars 132 (45%)
  • Consumed 157 (54%)

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