The ultimate expression of winemaking at Mission, Huchet wines proudly honour Brother Cyprian Huchet.
The son of a French vigneron from the Loire, he became New Zealand’s pioneering winemaker whilst working at Mission in 1871. These wines are produced in very limited quantities and only from outstanding years. His inspiration, a legacy Mission Estate proudly continue.
This 2019 Syrah is complex and intense showing rich black fruits plum and raspberry notes. An intriguing note only achieved in this vineyard partners with soft white spices, subtle cedar and sandalwood with hints of vanilla. Full bodied and robust with great power, depth of flavour and a long finish.
This vintage will cellar gracefully for 10-20 years - the perfect gift or special occasion wine, it comes packed in its own individual gift box.