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"An elegant rendition' Wine Orbit

"Immediately appealing & delivers terrific value" Wine Orbit

Released ready to drink, this wine will be at its best over the next three or four years

Whalebone Bay Marlborough Pinot Gris 2016

Member rating / 21
$11.99p/Btl
Erp $19.95 $17.35
Awarded 4 Stars Awarded 88/100 Points 100% New Zealand Freight Included
Whalebone Bay Marlborough Pinot Gris 2016

Whalebone Bay Marlborough Pinot Gris 2016

Member rating / 21
Immediately appealing and delivers terrific value
$11.99p/Btl
Erp $19.95 $17.35

Accolades

Awarded 88/100 Points & 4 Stars

Sam Kim, Wine Orbit, Oct 2016

Description

  • Pear
  • Quince
  • Cinnamon

"An elegant rendition, the bouquet shows white stone fruit, fresh pear and citrus characters with a lovely floral lift. The palate is ripe and rounded, and offers pristine fruit flavours and fine texture, leading to a lingering silky finish. The wine is immediately appealing and delivers terrific value" Sam Kim, Wine Orbit, Oct 2016

An elegant nose of pear and quince with warm spices. This Pinot Gris is medium bodied with flavours of apple and tangy citrus combined with a touch of cinnamon. Mouth filling and smooth with lively acids, minerals and a touch of spice towards the lengthy back palate.

The fruit was harvested at optimum ripeness and after pressing and cold settling, the juice was fermented in stainless steel tanks at cool temperatures to enhance the purity of flavours. Texture was enhanced by regular stirring post fermentation. 

Released ready to drink, this wine will be at its best over the next three or four years.

Seal

Screw Cap

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Alcohol

13%

Delivery

Includes Delivery

Member Rating

4.5 Stars

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User comments (14)

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A
A delicious Pinot Gris, beautiful flavour. Absolutely recommend this product, a great buy!

Aliesha - 07/04/2020

Pleased with this wine for the price it's a bargain

Julia - 28/03/2020

B
Great price, great service and this wine is great drinking right now but will be keeping some to see if another year changes it.

Bud - 05/02/2020

J
Very drinkable - a winner at this price!

Joy - 03/02/2020

R
Excellent value. We are really enjoying this wine. Cheers.

Rodney - 21/10/2019

Excellent

Andrew - 29/07/2019

Fresh and crisp

Lesley - 26/07/2019

P
Excellent value for money as the price is good

Piet - 30/10/2019

Great value for money

Trisha - 28/10/2019

J
Good value for money

Joy - 07/09/2019

D
Very nice wine, thoroughly enjoyed it and was fabulous value for money - thank you!

Debbie - 16/08/2019

R
Always enjoy the different flavours in this one

Rosemary - 15/08/2019

T
this was a nice surprise and very enjoyable a good deal.

Tom - 01/08/2019

Great value for money. Very drinkable.

Lyn - 24/07/2019


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