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Elephant Hill Le Phant 2013 Wine Review

Elephant Hill Le Phant 2013

Elephant Hill Le Phant 2013

Hawkes Bay, North Island, New Zealand

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $23.95

Drink: 2015-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Elephant Hill

Agent: H.H.D. Imports

Natalie's Score: 90/100

The grapes for this wine are grown in the family-owned vineyards of Gimblett, Te Awanga and Triangle. Owners are Reydan and Roger Weiss. A luscious blend of merlot, Syrah and cabernet sauvignon grapes. Notes of cassis, fleshy black plum, and cigar box. Supple and smooth. Pair with grilled pork chops.

Food pairings: veal scaloppini with paprika mushrooms and green pepper, veal piccata, veal chops in red wine sauce.

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This Elephant Hill Le Phant 2013 was reviewed on May 12, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Elephant Hill Le Phant 2013 is a ripe and juicy red wine blend of Merlot, Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon wine grapes. Look for ripe dark plums, blueberry, blue flowers and cedar spice on this dry red from Hawkes Bay, North Island in New Zealand. Excellent balance and structure. Pair with sautéed pork tenderloin. Drink now and for the next three years. - Community Wine Reviews

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