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  • Decanting time

    -
  • When to drink

    2020-2035
  • Food Pairing

    Lamb

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Sam Coverdale makes three single vineyard pinots and in a vintage like 2015, you'll want to try the lot. What is especially interesting is that he uses a different cooper for each plot, though quantities are necessarily limited. There were just seven barrels of this wine, given the yield of just one tonne/acre, from the north-facing vineyard at 270 metres above sea-level. Lovely aromatics and an elegant supple texture. Red fruits dominate, as one would expect from a Red Hill vineyard, with spices and rose petal notes. Excellent.

Score: 94/100

Best drinking: now for 8 years.

Alc: 13.3%

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Red Hill, Mornington Peninsula

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 Ken Gargett, Wine Writer (Australia)  tasted  Mill Hill Pinot Noir 2015  ( Polperro )

Sam Coverdale makes three single vineyard pinots and in a vintage like 2015, you'll want to try the lot. What is especially interesting is that he uses a different cooper for each plot, though quantities are necessarily limited. There were just seven barrels of this wine, given the yield of just one tonne/acre, from the north-facing vineyard at 270 metres above sea-level. Lovely aromatics and an elegant supple texture. Red fruits dominate, as one would expect from a Red Hill vineyard, with spices and rose petal notes. Excellent.

Score: 94/100

Best drinking: now for 8 years.

Alc: 13.3%

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