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"Brightly flavoured" Wine Orbit

"Youthful vibrancy, finishing juicy & lingering" Wine Orbit

Well matched with roast lamb or spaghetti & meatballs

Fire Road Marlborough Pinot Noir 2016

Member rating / 43
$11.99p/Btl
Erp $18.99 $16.51
12 Btls, $143.88 12 Btls, $125.11
Awarded 83/100 Points 100% New Zealand Freight Included
Fire Road Marlborough Pinot Noir 2016

Fire Road Marlborough Pinot Noir 2016

Member rating / 43
Made from Marlborough fruit harvested at optimum flavour maturity...
$11.99p/Btl
Erp $18.99 $16.51
12 Btls, $143.88 12 Btls, $125.11

Accolades

Awarded 83/100 Points

Sam Kim, Wine Orbit

Description

"It's nicely lifted on the nose showing raspberry, red cherry and ripe apple characters, leading to a brightly flavoured palate that is fruity and smooth. The wine offers youthful vibrancy, finishing juicy and lingering. At its best: now to 2019." Sam Kim Wine Orbit

A bright garnet red in the glass, this wine has an expressive nose brimming with red cherry and blackcurrant as well as hints of aromatic spice and savoury oak. Medium bodied with tantalising juicy fruit flavours of ripe red raspberries, cherries and toasted spice.  Round and full on the palate with a long savoury finish.

Made from Marlborough fruit harvested at optimum flavour maturity. The wine was frequently hand plunged through ferment and underwent 100 percent malolactic fermentation. Drinking well now this wine will also cellar under careful storage conditions for approximately three years to five years from vintage date.

Food Pairing: Well matched with roast lamb or spaghetti and meatballs.

 

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Alcohol

13.5%

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Includes Delivery

Member Rating

4.5 Stars

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User comments (24)

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Nice tasting wine, great value

Robert - 05/03/2020

S
6 star at least i say. excellent product and fast delivery. AAAA++++ service

Shane - 15/11/2019

J
Had this before. It’s drinkable now and improves with keeping

Jan - 29/08/2019

Love this wine. I have been a Shiraz drinker for 30 years but have become allergic to it. This is the nicest wine at this price range than I can now drink??

Maggie - 03/08/2019

E
If we didn’t know we would think this was a $18+ bottle of Pinot :)

Eric - 14/06/2019

D
very enjoyable cheers

Desmond ( wayne ) - 11/06/2019

G
Excellent taste and very well priced

Graeme - 24/05/2019

We've had this one a few times including my daughters wedding and its always a hit with family and friends.

Frans - 14/05/2018

R
I keep purchasing this wine as it is consistently good, easy drinking, lovely fruit flavours and goes with most meets especially those cooked on the BBQ.

Russell - 15/02/2018

One of our favourites, consistent and good value.

Valerie - 29/11/2017

This wine is outstanding we have been buy it since 2017 it's just so nice with meat balls and Spring lamb at this price it's a bargain also free delivery it's a winner

Phil - 08/07/2017

Enjoy this relaxing wine

Winston - 23/03/2017

Very nice Pinot Noir, would buy again

Rosemary - 13/12/2019

Pleasant easy to drink Pinot noir

Tracey - 06/03/2019

Enjoyed this wine from the very first sip and after the first bottle, ordered another case. (PS: the label is very cool)

Christine - 13/02/2019

Not to bad for the price. Would buy again.

Russell - 19/12/2018

C
Pretty good Pinot, I often buy this wine!!

Celia - 22/06/2018

A very satisfactory drink.

Michael - 11/05/2018

J
is pleasant good value

Julie - 20/02/2018

Great value for money

Darlene - 26/11/2017

K
Easy drinking wine, very enjoyable.

Karen - 12/11/2017

J
Value for money - Easy drinking wine

Jill - 20/03/2017

An average pinot

Ian - 05/12/2019

H
Very easy drinking. Not my absolute favourite around this pricepoint but good value for money.

Hine - 13/11/2017


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