Stewart Town ‘The Bounder’ Pinot Noir 2016

16-Oct-2017
Stewart Town vineyard is the Bannockburn Central Otago wine venture of Doug Herbert and Kerry-Stainton Herbert who have a farm in South Otago, buying land to establish the vineyard. They have 2 ha on Pipe Clay Gully Road above the Bannockburn sluicings, overlooking the ruins of Stewart Town and the Menzies dam which used to supply water from the Nevis to the gold miners. The vineyard is named after a newly discovered seam of gold. It is planted with 6,000 Pinot Noir vines, clones Abel, 115, 667 and 5 on 3309 rootstock.  Doug and Kerry live on the property. Their wine, ‘The Bounder’ is made by Grant Taylor and Jen Parr, the first vintage being the 2014. www.stewarttownvineyard.co.nz

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