Ata Rangi Pinot Noir proves that red wines from New Zealand have a long life.
The Ata Rangi 2011 Pinot Noir has animal, strawberry, bacon and cherry stones. The wine seems to be very young and has medium- to full-body, a medium to long finish, balance and medium structure. 17.3/20 points.
The Ata Rangi 2001 Pinot Noir can age very well. It is complex and phenolic with amarena, dark fruits and mocha. The wine has medium- to full-body, structure, a medium to long finish, balance, complexity and a light sweetness. 18.5/20 points.