An ‘A’ for Block B

Schubert Block B Pinot Noir 2015, Wairarapa, NZD $65.95

Quite intense yet elegant pinot noir with an intriguing mix of savoury, spice, herb, cherry and berry flavours that show a strong sense of place. Rich and quite textural wine, with power and lengthy finish. This is a complex red that promises to develop even more complexity with bottle age. (Cork)

Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view Bob’s original tasting

Alcohol: 14%

Ageing: now to 2022

Food: Devon large black pork belly and carrots

Stockists: Schubert Wines; Dhall & Nash Fine Wines (NZ distributor); Prince Wine Store (AU)

Ranked #5 of 26 2015 Pinot Noir from Martinborough

Price Benchmark: NZD $63.47 Avg 95pt 2015 Pinot Noir tasted from New Zealand

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