Gibbston Valley

School House Pinot Noir

8.84 ratings
-no pro ratings
Central Otago, Otago, South Island, New Zealand
Pinot Noir
Turkey, Game, Exotic Spices, Soft Cheese, Duck, Goose, Salads & Greens, Potato, Quinoa, Farro, Brown Rice, White Rice, Pasta, Herbs, Nuts & Seeds, Mushrooms, Chicken, Meaty & Oily Fish, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Stew, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Salami & Prosciutto, Salmon, Quinoa, Shellfish
Top Notes For
Big Wave Dave

I love this wine. Yes it is a bit forced and un-pinot like. It imposes rather than dances. Is dark and brooding and has the weight of a shiraz. But the flavour profile and structure are fabulous.

I love this wine. Yes it is a bit forced and un-pinot like. It imposes rather than dances. Is dark and brooding and has the weight of a shiraz. But the flavour profile and structure are fabulous.

Feb 10th, 2020
Big Wave Dave

Dark purple. Big, bold, nose of black fruit, spice, and black cherry. 50pc whole bunch giving austerity. Deep, dark, brooding. Austere but not as tannic as china tce 2016. 92

Dark purple. Big, bold, nose of black fruit, spice, and black cherry. 50pc whole bunch giving austerity. Deep, dark, brooding. Austere but not as tannic as china tce 2016. 92

Jan 7th, 2019
Sue Cardwell

"light like walking on clouds" says Julia. Syrupy says Sue.

"light like walking on clouds" says Julia. Syrupy says Sue.

Sep 9th, 2017
Erick Brown

Erick had this 2 years ago

Erick had this 2 years ago

Sep 1st, 2018