Buy of the Week AU

Medhurst Steel’s Hill Pinot Noir 2015, Yarra Valley, AUD $25

The colour is deepish red/purple with a bright glow; the aroma is lifted, showing an array of fragrant herbs including mint. A delicious, light to medium-bodied, aromatic style. The juicy fruit flavour is far from simplistic. It’s not highly structured but seems destined for relatively early drinking. A beautiful, pure-fruited pinot. (Screwcap)

Score: 93 ★★★★½ – view on

Alcohol: 13.5%

Ageing: Drink now to eight years

Food: Barbecued marinated quail

Stockists: Medhurst Wines; Prime Wines & Heart and Soil, Victoria (AU distributors)

Ranked #8 of 45 2015 Pinot Noir tasted from Yarra Valley

Price Benchmark: AUD $43.44 Avg 93pt 2015 Pinot Noir tasted from Australia

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