SKU: GSTAPPPINMAG21
The Giant Steps Applejack Pinot Noir 1500ml Magnum 2021 is a deep, bright, crimson purple. Maraschino cherry into plum, there's an exotic and riotous amalgam of Asian five-spice and a gentle savoury, umami character. What elevates this vintage is the concentration, along with Applejack's trademark perfume and spice.

Grape Variety

Pinot Noir

Region

Yarra Valley

Size

1500ml

Wine Style

Red - bright, silky, light-bodied

Palate

Firm and spicy

Vintage

2021

Food Pairing

Chinese roast duck pancakes with plum sauce.

”Named after the Applejack eucalypts that surround the vineyard, which was planted at Gladysdale in 1997. Seven clones including 114, 115, MV6, D2V5, D5V15, Pommard and Abel! I've long considered the Applejack vineyard to be one of the greatest sites for pinot in Australia and I'm not sure I've seen a better version than the 2021. A deep, bright, crimson purple. Maraschino cherry into plum, there's an exotic and riotous amalgam of Asian five-spice and a gentle savoury, umami character. What elevates this vintage is the concentration, along with Applejack's trademark perfume and spice. Just so vibrant and fresh on the palate, the tannins are both silky and plentiful. You will have no problems opening and enjoying this now, but the wine's track record suggests you'll thank me if you still have some to drink 7–10 years from now, if not longer.”
– Philip Rich

Expert Review

Halliday Wine Companion - 98

Giant Steps

Giant Steps Applejack Pinot Noir 1500ml Magnum 2021

$150.00
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26,100
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