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NEW REVIEWS FROM BOB CAMPBELL, <br/> NEW ZEALAND MASTER OF WINE, <br/> AND AN UPDATE TO OUR 2015 PINOT NOIR RELEASE SCHEDULE

NEW REVIEWS FROM BOB CAMPBELL,
NEW ZEALAND MASTER OF WINE,
AND AN UPDATE TO OUR 2015 PINOT NOIR RELEASE SCHEDULE

Bendigo Bob Campbell Growers Series Lowburn Pinot Noir 2015 Review

Bob Campbell has released his annual Pinot Noir tasting notes and reviews. Bob's reviews contain notes on our Bannockburn '15, Growers Series 'Packspur Vineyard' Lowburn Valley '15 and our inaugural release of Growers Series 'Chinamans Terrace' Bendigo '15.   We're super-pumped that our pursuit to release Pinot Noir that is an unique expression of Place has seen this first release from Bendigo, however a warning, these Single Vineyard Growers Series wines are small in volume and sell quickly.   For those patiently waiting, we're not finished yet from 2015, with our Bannockburn Single Vineyard wines quietly waiting, in bottle, for...

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MT DIFFICULTY BANNOCKBURN PINOR NOIR 2014 RECEIVES FIVE STARS AND 'WINE OF THE WEEK' <br/> FROM RAYMOND CHAN, NEW ZEALAND WINE ADVISER, JUDGE AND WRITER

MT DIFFICULTY BANNOCKBURN PINOR NOIR 2014 RECEIVES FIVE STARS AND 'WINE OF THE WEEK'
FROM RAYMOND CHAN, NEW ZEALAND WINE ADVISER, JUDGE AND WRITER

Bannockburn Drinking window Pinot Noir 2014 Raymond Chan Review

Mt Difficulty Bannockburn Central Otago Pinot Noir 2014 Dark, deep ruby-red colour with good depth, and lighter purple hues on the rim. The nose is soft and full, the fruit expression a little restrained, showing gentle layers of dark red cherry and berry fruit entwined with dried thyme herbs, red florals and subtle nutty notes.The aromatics grow in volume in the glass. Medium-bodied, the flavours are subtly and harmoniously melded with red cherry and berry fruit, thyme herbs and nuts, the flavours with sweetness and richness, supported and balanced by fine-grained, flowery tannins. The wine flows smoothly, the palate underlined... Read more

VIDEO PREVIEW - CELLAR DOOR

VIDEO PREVIEW - CELLAR DOOR

The Cellar Door at Mt Difficulty showcases its wines to thousands of visitors annually. It's the perfect spot to experience Mt Difficulty's unique hospitality while taking in the magical views of Bannockburn's dramatic rugged rock and thyme landscape.

The venue sits high above the winery on Felton Road, perched on a rocky outcrop looking across the Cromwell basin to Lake Dunstan. The contemporary building was first opened in February 2003, with the wine tasting counter and the restaurant sharing the space inside. In 2011 the decision was made to create a separate wine tasting area to improve the experience of both wine enthusiasts and diners. The new Cellar Door extension opened in May 2012 allowing us to welcome many more friends, both new and old, to share a little of the essence of Central Otago with us.

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