The Hero (Of Zero) is Fourth Wave Wine’s “No Added Preservatives” label. Made by Corey Ryan.
The Hero, Pinot Noir, South Australia, 2022
Garnet/ruby colour with bright youthful edges. Oversized/almost over ripe raspberry flesh, duck meat with cherry jus, fennel seed and roasted (unsalted) mixed nuts. Waxy grip with a whack of alcohol heat inflaming dark/black cherry fruit. Firm, hard tannin grinding to a medium-short, earthy, base, finish.
Rating: 16/20 (86/100)
Wine sample courtesy of Fourth Wave Wine