2023 Riposte The Dagger Pinot Noir

A great introduction to quality Adelaide Hills Pinot Noir at a very generous price.
4.2
Rated 4.2 out of 5 stars
15 Reviews

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How Tim Knappstein manages to make such astonishing wines at bargain prices is one of South Australia's greatest mysteries - but who are we to question when we all get to reap the benefit.

His 'The Dagger' Pinot Noir is bright, bouncy, and full of life. Great everyday-drinking Pinot and made with such finesse. Fresh cherries and berries wrapped in spice, with a juiciness that goes for days.

If you ask us, it's an absolute steal and one of the country's best value Pinots. A real no brainer here - great buying.

Harvested in the cool of night and early morning, pristine destemmed fruit is tipped directly into fermenters without crushing to give a high percentage of whole berries. The fermenters are gently pumped over twice a day to keep the skins wet and promote gentle tannin extraction. After pressing the wine is kept in stainless steel tanks prior to blending to preserve freshness and vibrancy.

Region: Adelaide Hills, SA
Blend: Pinot Noir (100%)
ABV: 13.50%

4.2
Rated 4.2 out of 5 stars
Based on 15 reviews
Total 5 star reviews: 7 Total 4 star reviews: 4 Total 3 star reviews: 4 Total 2 star reviews: 0 Total 1 star reviews: 0
73%would recommend these products
15 reviews
  • AM
    Ash M.
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    2023 Riposte The Dagger Pinot Noir
    Rated 3 out of 5 stars
    The Dagger - Pinot Noir

    Great Aussie Pinot! Aromatic, light and great value.

    TasteRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
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    Toby P.
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    2 months ago
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    2023 Riposte The Dagger Pinot Noir
    Rated 3 out of 5 stars
    OK Pinot

    You get what you pay for. The Riposte is lacking in a few things. Though technically on spot, it's light extraction, light color and nose, leave it just like that, a little light.

    TasteRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 2.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • LH
    Lynne H.
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    4 months ago
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    2023 Riposte The Dagger Pinot Noir
    Rated 4 out of 5 stars
    Fresh, good for drinking , around$20 and alcohol 13%

    Looking for around $20 and lower alcohol. Fresh good for drinking

    TasteRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • CM
    Chrissie M.
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    1 year ago
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    2023 Riposte The Dagger Pinot Noir
    Rated 3 out of 5 stars
    Decent for the price

    Pretty good value but nothing to get excited for. Thistle and chamomile. Okay.

    TasteRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
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    KRYSTLE V.
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    1 year ago
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    2023 Riposte The Dagger Pinot Noir
    Rated 3 out of 5 stars
    3.5 stars

    Easy to drink pinot.

    TasteRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
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