2016 Framingham F-Series Pinot Noir
The 2016 vintage of Framingham F-Series Pinot Noir was produced by the Framingham Vineyards winery, located in Marlborough, New Zealand.
This Pinot Noir was aged in a combination of new and old French oak barrels for 10 months, which added complexity and depth to the wine.
On the nose, the 2016 Framingham F-Series Pinot Noir displays an enticing aroma of ripe dark cherries, plums, and subtle oak spices, with a hint of forest floor earthiness.
On the palate, this Pinot Noir is rich, smooth, and elegant, with juicy flavors of cherry, raspberry, and blackcurrant, complemented by hints of vanilla, clove, and nutmeg. The wine has a long, lingering finish with a nice grip of tannin.
The 2016 Framingham F-Series Pinot Noir has won several accolades, including a gold medal at the International Wine Challenge and 93 points from James Suckling.
This wine pairs well with a range of dishes, including duck, venison, lamb, and mushroom-based dishes.