2018 Circe Pinot Noir

A top vintage on the Peninsula for this class act Pinot Noir. Earthy, polished and poised.

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The latest vintage of Dan Buckle's Circe Pinot is another lovely, mid-weight earthy wine.

Sourced from three Pinot vineyards across the Mornington, the colour is light for Mornington Pinot, and the aromas are of dark cherries and autumn foliage. Good tangy finish to an excellent value proposition.

Circe was a mythical sorceress who tried to change Odysseus into a pig. This is a seductive little number but maybe not to that extent.

Another great vintage for the Peninsula, with small crops and great quality. Darker than our Gippsland Pinot. Rich colour. Lifted cherry and raspberry fruits; rose petal perfume and cinnamon. Long, fine tannic structure.

92 Points - "It's not the most emphatic of pinots but the flavour profile is both complex and charming and drinking it is a pleasure. Undergrowth, red and black cherries, twigs and spices. It will develop well into the medium term but truth is that it's good to drink now." - Campbell Mattinson (The Wine Front)

94 Points - Thinned to one bunch per shoot, hand-picked, 30% partial whole bunch a la Coldstream Hills '97', 30% whole bunch and pigeage and a mix of whole bunch and crushed ferments with the same attention to detail. The difference is seemingly of clone 115 planted in '14. This is a light-bodied version of its MV6 sibling

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