Flagship pinot

Marisco Craft Series The Journey II Pinot Noir 2014, Marlborough, NZD $100

Lush, intense and quite complex pinot noir with plum, cherry, roasted chestnut and spicy oak flavours. Quite a fresh and vibrant wine with a hint of dried herbs and a little heat from moderately high alcohol. (Screwcap)

Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view original tasting note

Alcohol: 14%

Ageing: now to 2026

Food: Fiordland venison rack with cipoline sprouts and elderberry

Stockists: Marisco Vineyards; Glengarry Wines, Auckland; Big Barrel stores (NZ)

Ranked: #17 of 151 2014 Pinot Noir from Marlborough

Awarded: Top Rank

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