Wine of the Week NZ

Te Motu Onetangi Valley 2013, Waiheke, NZD $140

A cabernet sauvignon-dominant blend with merlot and cabernet franc. Dense, elegant and impressive wine from a stellar Waiheke vintage with an intriguing mix of dried berry fruits, spices, savoury and oak characters. A suave, complex wine with serious cellaring potential. (Diam)

Score: 97 ★★★★★ – view Bob’s original tasting

Alcohol: 14%

Ageing: now to 2023

Food: Wagyu hangar steak, short rib, confit potato, pea korma

Stockists: Te Motu Wines (NZ & AU); Great Little Vineyards & Glengarry Wines, Auckland (NZ)

Ranked: #6 of 34 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon blends from New Zealand

Awarded: Top Rank

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