92pointsTe Mata 2018 Estate Vineyards Gamay Noir (Hawke's Bay)

Editors' Choice

If this historic estate's Gamay is anything to go by, New Zealand should be planting more of the stuff. A vibrant crimson color, it's a perky medley of cherries, blueberries and strawberries woven with licorice, baking spice and florals, with earthy, mineral base notes. In the mouth the crisp acidity gives a crunch to all that fruit. The silky texture is held together with gentle yet structured and spicy tannins. Light bodied and harmonious, with the oak tucked neatly away, this is an ultradrinkable, chillable red wine to be cracked open young. Christina Pickard

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  • Alcohol
    12.5%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Importer
    Wine Dogs Imports LLC
  • Date Published
    5/1/2020
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