2022 Kenzie Duet Pinot Syrah

Arfion |Hawkes Bay |Pinot Noir
A beautiful assemblage of Pinot and Syrah, this duet plays wonderfully together and is music for your mouth

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Description

The Kenzie Duet Pinot Syrah is a wine that sings, with beautiful balance between its performers; not a diva in sight.

Despite what you might think, a Pinot Noir/Syrah blend is a thing to behold. The earthiness and elegance of Pinot often goes swimmingly with the spice and depth of Syrah, such as with the Kenzie Duet. They work in concert to create a wine with no jagged edges.

It's a feast for your senses. Blueberry, cherry, boysenberry, smoke, pepper, rosemary, with firm tannins that will continue to see this wine age well and a juicy palate that will always deliver a flavourful drop.

Pinot noir – 80%, Syrah – 20%


Handpicked Pinot noir was 100% whole bunch fermented for 14 days with a couple of light stomps. The Syrah was gently destemmed to open top fermenters with 15% wholebunch included. Naturally fermented and minimally handled, the parcels were pressed to old barriques at sugar dryness. Left to undergo natural malolactic fermentation and matured for four months at cool temperatures before being racked to tank for bottling.


No fining or filtration. Minimal sulphur was added two weeks before bottling.

Customer Reviews

Arfion

New Zealand born Dave "Bro" Mackintosh is the head man at Arfion.

After cutting his teeth at Oyster Bay, Dave settled in Victoria's Yarra Valley and after working with Steve Flamsteed at Giant Steps, began his own brand Arfion: which means 'Our Wine' in Scottish Gaelic.

Dave is all about letting the fruit do the talking, guiding rather than forcing, constantly searching for the simplest way to get young, energetic wines into the bottle for people to enjoy.

His Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Pinot Grigio are all effortless examples of wines made with a ‘less is more’ mentality. By working with some of the best growers in the Yarra Valley, Dave has put together a gorgeous range of wines that have interest and drinkability in spades.

Winemaker Dave 'Bro' Mackintosh Arfion

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