Te Mata Estate Bullnose Syrah 2012 (4.5/5)
Notes: It appears deep ruby/purple with good tears. On the nose it's clean offering Med+ intensity of damson, raspberry and hints of blueberry with an incredibly marked black pepper note. It's floral with violets and hint of lavender. On the palate is dry, with med+/high acidity, med to med+ tannins, med alcohol, medium+ body with good concentration and flavor intensity. Med+ finish. Elegant, fresh, savoury and charming.
Very Good quality, Drink Now or hold 10+ years, Premium Price. Syrah. Hawkes Bay. New Zealand.