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Pegasus Bay 2012 Prima Donna Pinot Noir, Waipara $90

Pegasus Bay’s flagship Pinot Noir is a rich and complex wine, with impressive weight and intensity. Strong plum, dried fruit and dark berry flavours with savoury oak, coffee and mixed spice characters. Powerful wine with obvious cellaring potential. (Screwcap) Score: 96 ★★★★★ – view on

Alcohol: 13.5%

Ageing: now-2022

Food Match: Red deer, horseradish, chlorophyll, short finned eel

Stockists: Liquor Mart, Southland

Ranked #4 of 35 2012 Pinot Noir tasted from Waipara

Price Benchmark: $83.69 Avg 96pt 2012 Pinot Noir tasted from New Zealand

Winery Rating: 96.4 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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