Domain Road Pinot Noir

Pinot fit for a king!

Domain Road Pinot Noir

2013, Central Otago New Zealand
  • Formerly an apricot orchard, this vineyard is fast becoming a star of the Central Otago region
  • Blue/Gold & Top 100 (Sydney Int'l Wine Comp), 93/100 (Bob Campbell MW), 5 Stars (Raymond Chan), 4 Stars (Cuisine magazine)
  • Kate and Will were snapped swirling back a glass or two of Domain Road on their NZ Royal visit, Pinot fit for a future King!
  • RRP $38.99


    A relative new comer on the Otago Pinot scene, produced on land that was originally an apricot orchard and a vineyard that is right next to a good old Kiwi camping ground, this is a wine label that has been getting the hearts racing in a relatively short space of time.

    Since the first Pinot hit the shelves in 2006 they’ve scooped almost 20 Gold medals, 3 Trophies, a dozen Five-Star ratings and 3 Silver medals – unreal!

    This wine is irresistably good – a big style Pinot with silky tannins that had one judge falling their their sexy charm, he called them “cashmere smooth”. So good in fact the Royals (Will and Kate) couldn’t resist a cheeky quick visit to this star winery on their royal visit to NZ. Pinot fit for a future king!

    Try with duck, lamb or venison in berry fruit sauces (like a dark cherry chutney). Heaven!

    The Lowdown: 13.5% alc / 750ml / Screwcap
    Sydney Blue/Gold & Top 100
    Raymond Chan 5 Stars
    Michael Cooper 4.5 Stars
    Cuisine 4 Stars

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