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Sileni Estates The Plateau Pinot Noir 2012 Wine Review

Sileni Estates The Plateau Pinot Noir 2012

Sileni Estates The Plateau Pinot Noir 2012

Hawkes Bay, North Island, New Zealand

Community Score: 4.6/5

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2013-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Sileni Estates

Agent: The Kirkwood Group

Product: 132142

Natalie's Score: 91/100

Rich cherry fruit that's not heavy, but I also like that there's not too much acidity here. Round and ready when you are. Medium- to full-bodied and luscious. The Plateau range of wines constitute the flagship line for this winery. They are balanced and complex with reasonable prices. Terrific long finish. Perfect for potluck gatherings.

Pinot Noir food pairings: salmon steaks, avocado and papaya salad, roast chicken, tuna.

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With the exception of their "Exceptional Vintage" wines produced only in select years, the Plateau range are Sileni's top tier wines. The Plateau Pinot Noir is a consistently complex wine. The 2012 will offer impressive red fruit with touches of earth and vanilla. It is a great candidate for up to 3+ years' further development in your cellar, but can be enjoyed tonight. Source: Vintages Wine Panel, undated.
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