French accented pinot

Bel Echo by Clos Henri River Stones Pinot Noir 2015, Marlborough, NZD $32

Owned by Sancerre producer, Henri Bourgeoise. Delicately fruity pinot noir with an ethereal texture. A supple wine with dark cherry, subtle floral and spicy oak flavours. Very appealing wine in an accessible style. Made with a light touch. (Screwcap)

Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view on

Alcohol: 13.5%

Ageing: now to 2022

Food: Farmed rabbit with bacon, tarragon, young carrots, peas and buttermilk

Stockists: Clos Henri Wines (NZ); Cru Wines (AU distributor)

Ranked #4 of 74 2015 Pinot Noir tasted from Marlborough

Price Benchmark: AUD $63.49 Avg 95pt 2015 Pinot Noir tasted from New Zealand

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