Pinot Noir 2017
The Founder is produced from Pinot Noir grapes grown in the highly acclaimed Moutere district of Nelson, New Zealand. Moutere is renowned for its clay soils and is widely considered by wine critics to be one of best places in New Zealand to produce Pinot Noir and The Founder is no exception.
Attractively lifted on the nose showing red cherry, strawberry tart, vanilla and died herb characters. The palate is ripe and rounded, and displays elegant fruit weight and fine texture, leading to a pleasing dry finish backed by fine chalky tannins.
The Founder can be enjoyed with a wide range of cuisine including lamb, beef, wild game, curries, pasta and a range of cheeses.