This blend of equal parts Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc opens with aromas of ripe black fruit, vanilla and chocolate. The palate offers sweet plum, black cherry, bell pepper and mint in a one dimensional, friendly style.
Colour: Pale straw with golden highlights. Aroma: Ripe melon and peach abound with butterscotch and fig notes. Palate: A Gisborne favourite, This Chardonnay is rich, ripe fruit, with peach flavours and an inherent creaminess. Food match: Seafood, light cheese, chicken or veal. ABV: 13.6%
Colour: Pale straw with hints of gold. Aroma: Exotic rose petal, clove, lychee and star anise notes. Palate: Clean fruit-driven style, rich and full with lychee, Turkish delight, spice and ginger. Food match: Enjoy with Asian cuisine, blue cheese and fruit desserts. ABV: 12.6%
Colour: Deep dark crimson. Aroma: Brooding, complex nose. Hints of wild berry, blackcurrant and leather. Palate: A full-bodied red wine with good concentration of flavours. Sweet fruit on entry with flavours of wild berry, Doris plum and earthy undertones. The wine has lovely soft tannins. Food match: Enjoy with meat, cheese platters or tapas. ABV: 14%
Colour: Pale straw with a hint of gold. Aroma: Fragrant wine with jasmine, almond and pear notes. Palate: Full-bodied wine with spice, pear, fig and honeysuckle notes. The wine is soft and voluptuous and finishes with a lovely acidity and dry finish. Food match: A lovely match with fish, chicken, pork or Japanese cuisine. ABV: 12.1%
Classically Hawkes Bay in style this Chardonnay reveals a fragrant nose of grilled peach and nectarine stone fruit, with complexing cashew characters from subtle French oak. A silken textured mouth feel unfolds with layers of fruit and delicate oak spice, subtle mealy flavours and wonderful acidity.
Bright berry fruit, plum and spicy cedar notes dominate the nose and lead into a smooth and generous palate, featuring supple tannins and harmonious integration.
This wine promotes layers of berry and dark plum flavours combined with complex cedar and savoury characters. This wine is richly concentrated in style and is complemented by fine-grained tannins, ensuring the wine is approachable and capable of developing further complexity with medium-term aging. Enjoy with savoury dishes, red meats and cheeses, or on its own.
This wine exhibits intense perfumed aromas of fresh ripe pear with hints of gentle spice. It has a textural palate showing baked apple, almond and cinnamon characters, followed by a balanced drying acidity creating a lengthy and harmonious finish. Pair with lightly spiced Asian cuisine or a fresh summer salad with diced crab meat.
This wine originates from selected vineyards in the Awatere and Southern valleys of Marlborough made to reflect the individuality of their sites. A fragrant bouquet of red and dark cherries, red berry fruit and subtle spice notes, this wine is concentrated and juicy.
Powerful and juicy this is a pure expression of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, bursting with aromas of passionfruit, kaffir lime and gooseberry.
Deeply coloured with crimson hues in the glass. The nose is layered with sweet blueberry, red plum & peppery spice aromas, underpinned by an aromatic violet lift. The palate is medium-bodied in style with a juicy & supple texture, finishing with rich, silky tannins and generous length.