2017 Lawson's Dry Hills Reserve Pinot Noir: A Premium Wine from New Zealand's Marlborough Region
The 2017 Lawson's Dry Hills Reserve Pinot Noir is a premium wine produced by the Lawson's Dry Hills winery in New Zealand's renowned Marlborough region. This wine is a testament to the winery's commitment to producing high-quality wines that are full of flavor and complexity.
The 2017 Reserve Pinot Noir is made from 100% Pinot Noir grapes, which were handpicked and carefully selected to ensure only the best fruit was used in the production process. The grapes were grown in the Southern Valleys of Marlborough, where the cool climate and clay soils produce grapes with excellent flavor and aroma.
This wine was aged for 10 months in French oak barrels, which added complexity and depth to the flavor profile. On the nose, the 2017 Lawson's Dry Hills Reserve Pinot Noir displays enticing aromas of ripe cherry, blackberry, and a hint of spice, with a subtle floral note.
On the palate, this wine is elegant, with flavors of black cherry, raspberry, and a touch of vanilla. The wine has a long, silky finish with soft tannins that make it a pleasure to drink. This wine is a perfect example of what Marlborough Pinot Noir is capable of achieving.
The 2017 Lawson's Dry Hills Reserve Pinot Noir is an excellent choice for those looking for a wine that will pair well with a range of dishes, including salmon, duck, and pork. The wine has received numerous accolades, including 5 stars from Michael Cooper and 94 points from Sam Kim.