2008 PINOT NOIR
Waitaki Braids 2008 Pinot Noir.
Black flesh fruits are dominant on the nose, with subtle spices, which will form earthy and savoury notes as this wine matures. This wine possess a firm structure balanced with gentle tannins which forms the foundation for the fruit character and careful use of oak to develop a wine of elegance with intrigue.
Peter Gordon has prepared the following three recipes to match the Waitaki Braids 2008 Pinot Noir. These include: Roast Cervena loin on buttered parsnips and spinach with grapefruit and olive salad; Lamb neck, chorizo and chickpea stew; and Poached quince with chilli, red wine and brandy.
Waitaki Braids will principally be available at
Peter’s restaurants (Dine in Auckland -
www.skycity.co.nz; The Providores in London -
www.theprovidores.co.uk; and Public in New York -
www.public-nyc.com, as well as direct from the Waitaki Braids web site.
In addition, limited quantities will be available to the following Auckland restaurants: Cibo; Rocco; Clooney; Vivace; La Zeppa; and Ponsonby Road Bistro.