Red

2012 Pegasus Bay Pinot Noir Prima Donna

Pinot Noir

  • New Zealand
  • South Island
  • Canterbury
  • Waipara
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Community Tasting Notes 5

  • christ80 wrote: 90 points

    January 26, 2019 - This was a superb Pinot from the new world. Black currant with a wonderful length to it. Brick colour, nose of dried roses. I am sorry to not have more for ageing and will be buying a whole case next time in NZ

  • chatters wrote:

    January 16, 2019 - Angelica Wine Club - New Zealand (Sawa Restaurant, Stanley Street): "Brooding black hued fruit, plenty of spice, toast, leather with time a slightly sour red current underpin and a little stalks Plenty of spice and alcohol on the palate over juicy red fruit, leather and a little tannic burr. Complex but not for me.
    I called Pinot Noir, 2013, Waipara (a lucky guess)"

  • Bamo wrote: 81 points

    July 1, 2018 - Tasted like it had bubbles.

  • chatters wrote:

    October 9, 2016 - Pinotpalooza (Carriageworks, Redfern): slightly stalky stewed fruit, earthy notes…Savoury, unpleasantly tannic - like chewing roots - Nah.

  • chatters wrote:

    October 5, 2016 - Six nations tasting (49 King Street Wharf): spicy and dense, quite black fruit and a bit shitty as well…on the palate it's tight, bitter and unpleasant.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2012
  • Type Red
  • Producer Pegasus Bay
  • Varietal Pinot Noir
  • Designation Prima Donna
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country New Zealand
  • Region South Island
  • SubRegion Canterbury
  • Appellation Waipara

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 6 (5%)
  • In Cellars 72 (57%)
  • Consumed 49 (39%)

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