It’s official, Central Otago pinot noir cannot be beaten for its world class wine, with akitu taking out consecutive wins at the world’s most influential wine awards, last night.
The land of the long white cloud is an essential port of call for all Pinot lovers on their quest for the perfect glassful. Here, Anne Krebiehl MW selects 20 of her current favourites that combine the ethereal appeal of the great Burgundy grape with New Zealand's island individuality...
We’ve just heard that, as well as picking up our second NZ Pinot Noir trophy we’ve also been awarded their 2018 New Zealand Red Wine Trophy.
Not a bad nod from New Zealand's first and only Master Sommelier.
Akitu A1 Pinot Noir 2015, 93 Points.
Akitu A2 Pinot Noir 2015, 94 Points.