2020 Pinot Gris Classique, A Metz, Alsace, France
This is a wonderfully rounded Pinot Gris with ripe stone fruits and pear to the fore. It coats the mouth with
2019 Pinot Gris, Tohu, Marlborough, New Zealand
A complex and fruit driven Pinot Gris, this shows aromas of juicy pear and citrus blossom and a palate of quince, spice and ripe apples. This is smooth, rich and fresh with a long and lingering finish.
Tohu’s owner, Wakatū, based in Nelson and Marlborough, is made up of 4,000 Maori families, all descendants of the four original tribes from the top of the South Island. We love their ethos – Kaitiakitanga (guardianship) is one of their core values that directs their business and relationship with their environment. With their regenerative agriculture approach, they are committed to protecting and enhancing the natural resources inherited from their ancestors and passing them on to future generations.
2018 Pinot Gris, Awatere River, Marlborough, New Zealand
This 2018 Pinot Gris is made from grapes grown in select vineyards with alluvial soils. It was fermented with select yeasts and matured on fine yeast lees. With notes of melon, peach and cardamom, it has a generous palate with soft texture, spiciness and gentle acidity on the finish