Forward wild fruit, prune and youngberry with toasted cedar, vanilla and gun smoke. The palate starts out racy, with a red fruited bright core and firm tannins, developing further complexity of sour cherry, cola, green olives and smoke. A distinctive expression of the variety.
Karikari Estate Pinotage has deep colour, and the richness of red fruit aromas with gamey flavours and tannin structure. Cellaring for 5-7 years after vintage date is recommended. Northern most vineyard in New Zealand.