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Akarua Kolo Pinot Noir 2018 Magnum & Wooden Giftbox

Only 12 bottles produced – our Akarua Kolo Pinot Noir 2018 Magnum is available just for club members on a first come, first serve basis. For those who love our harder to reach wines, presented in a beautiful hand-crafted wooden giftbox.

A single block wine from within our Felton Terraces Vineyard at the end of Felton Road, tucked between the mountains in Long Gully. This block is named after a young Maori warrior Kolo, who famously defended his mother and young sister from a Haast eagle attack; according to local legend.

Intensely savoury perfume of cassia bark, cassis, black pepper, smoky bacon and forest floor. Highly concentrated centre palate of black cherries with lifted wild thyme and truffle, tannins are earthy and super fine, with electricity and tension from the driving, linear acidity. Very long, complex and persistent. 18 months in French oak, 12 months in bottle before release. ... read more

Volume: 1500ML

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"From an established single vineyard at the end of Felton Road. Supple, elegant wine with floral, red rose, plum, cherry, anise, spice and nutty oak flavours supported by a backbone of fine tannins, although the wine is quite accessible now. Very lengthy finish"

95 Points, Bob Campbell MW

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