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Issa Pinot Noir 2017

The Experience

Drink When...
At a Gala
Listen To...
Christina Perri – A Thousand Years
Think About...
The Inadequacies of Van Helsing
Drink With...
Mici (Romanian Sausages)

The Oddbins Take

For a long time, the beautiful town of Transylvania was troubled by an obnoxious coven of vampires. These were Bram Stoker vampires as well, not Twilight sparkly vampires. The town didn’t know what to do; a dim-witted gent by the name of Van Helsing confronted them with garlic but the vampires merely used it to properly season a mushroom soup. Van Helsing experimented with wooden stakes hoping this might vanquish them, but the vampires just appropriated them as tent pegs to secure their marquee that provided cover during their spring gala.

Nothing stopped the vampires from raiding blood banks, despite being offered red wine alternatives, they repeatedly spat it out, mocking the drinks quality. That was until Crama La Salina winery approached them with their Issa Pinot Noir. The wine was so palate-filling and rich of flavours of red berries, earthy-mushrooms and peppery spice, the vampires proclaimed they would drink nothing but Pinot for the rest of their days!

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Bottle Size
Residual Sugar
2.04 g/l


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Light Full bodied
Dry Sweet
Pinot Noir (100%)
Issa Pinot Noir 2017

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