Pask Winery Hawke's Bay Merlot 2010
A bouquet showing bottle development and integration with aromas of stewed and dried plum, a touch of compote and leather, old roses and brown spices. On the palate - dry, leathery, spicy, plummy and woody with flavors of plum and old fashioned plum jam, leather and gentle integrated wood spices; medium tannins well integrated and medium acidity. Balanced, ready to enjoy now and through 2016.
Pask Winery Hawke's Bay Cabernet/Merlot/Malbec 2013
Blackberry, dark baking spices, plum and dark cherry aromas, violet notes with fresh leather and toasty oak suggestions. On the palate - dry, fruity, fresh and lively with medium tannins and medium+ acidity; dried herbs and bell-pepper flavors with a touch of tobacco; plenty of oak too with suggestions of fresh and new as well as older used. Overall a balanced and well made wine - ready to enjoy now and through 2017.