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    2017 Apsley Gorge Vineyard Pinot Noir

    Tasmania, AUSTRALIA
    $69. 99 Bottle
    $839.88 Dozen
    Cellar: Drink now - 6 Years (2021-2027)
    ABV: 14.1%
    Closure: Stelvin
    Aged in a combination of new and two year old French oak barrels. Opaque dark red black tinged core with a very dark red hue. Spicy dark cherry aromas intermix with earthy graphite and black olive scents followed by hints of anise, smoked meats and dried herbs. Rich and weighty with a sense of opulence, the palate is flooded with ripe black cherry and anise like flavours which carry great power. Smoky cedar, dried meat and spicy dried herb characters ensue. A velvety feel backed by a robust tannin structure which leads into a long toasty and slightly chewy aftertaste.
    Drink over the next 5-6 years.
    Alc. 14.1%