Wine Of The Week

Burn Cottage 2013 Pinot Noir, Central Otago $60

Burn Cottage’s fifth vintage reveals their strength and consistency. They got off to a flying start with an immensely seductive 2009 and have maintained a string of gold medal wines ever since. While lacking the flamboyant fruit and silkiness of the 2009 vintage this beautifully constructed wine gets a tick in every box. It is seamless, concentrated and teasingly restrained giving just a glimpse of what it will have to offer after bottle development. Classy wine with a great future. Score 97 ★★★★★ – view on

Food: Lamb fillets

Stockists: Burn Cottage Vineyard –

Ranked #2 of 55 2013 Pinot Noir tasted from Central Otago

Price Benchmark: $80.83 Avg 97pt 2013 Pinot Noir tasted from New Zealand

Winery Rating: 96.5 Weighted average of their top 5 recently tasted wines

Price Rating Map & Vintage Chart: How does this wine fit into the winery’s range?

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