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“Verismo” – Pinot Noir 2011$75.00
Beautifully aged, but many years to go.
Dark ruby with intense pure aromas of crushed cherries and spice overlaid with classic Pinot Noir notes of violet, this wine has a full but beautifully supple palate with sweet ripe fruits balanced by a fresh mineral and cedar spice edge.
Awarded 96 points by Master Sommelier, Cameron Douglas, who says “the cadence then finish of this wine are delightful…will mature for 10 years or more”.
“Verismo” – Pinot Noir 2012 Magnum$175.00
This Reserve level large format 1.5 litre Pinot Noir is medium-dark red, has a bouquet of Turkish delight, chocolate and plum with a palate of tight dense concentrated sweet red fruits and fine tannins. Cork and wax sealed, carefully cellared and presented in a hand-made wooden display box.
Awarded 19/20 by Raymond Chan, and 96/100 by Sam Kim who says “Superbly complex and sophisticated”.
“The High Note” – Pinot Noir 2016$45.00
With aromas of violets, rose petals, plums and red fruits, this medium-dark red coloured Pinot Noir has a gentle elegant palate with a sweet and lingering raspberry fruit finish.
Bob Campbell awarded this wine 95 points – “Impressively pure wine with a silken texture and lingering finish. A very appealing and accessible pinot.”
“The High Note” – Pinot Noir 2012 Magnum$108.00
This stunning large format 1.5 litre Pinot Noir has enticing aromas of dark chocolate, coffee spice, orange zest and black plum with a gentle but multi-layered palate of sweet fruit and vanilla, supported by fine cedar spice tannins yet remains refreshingly dry. Cork and wax sealed, carefully cellared and presented in a hand-made wooden display box.
“This is gorgeous: the complex bouquet shows dark cherry, truffle, violet and cedar characters” says Sam Kim, who rated it 95/100
“Cantata” Pinot Noir 2017$30.00
Seductive aromas of plum stone and cherry with hints of cigar box, this elegant Pinot Noir has a gentle
palate with plum-fruit sweetness, silky tannins and a long lingering finish.
This delicious wine received a 94/100 from Sam Kim of Wine Orbit and 4.5 Stars from Micheal Cooper in his New Zealand Wine Buyers Guide!
“Impromptu” – Pinot Noir 2016$30.00
Medium ruby-red in colour with aromas of wild raspberry, cocoa and chocolate, this Pinot Noir shows sweet succulent strawberry flavours with gentle tannins and a pure elegant finish.
Scored 93/100 by Sam Kim and 4.5 stars from Michael Cooper (Guide to NZ Wines) who said it showed “excellent depth and harmony”.
Lakefront Terrace Pinot Noir 2014$25.00
This limited edition hand-picked Pinot Noir expresses a nose of dark chocolate, raspberry, orange zest with mixed nutmeg/cinnamon spice. Originally blended as a special private label release, the wine has benefited from careful cellaring to show character and intensity.
“The Starlet” – Sauvignon Blanc 2017$27.00
With exotically fragrant aromas of elderflower, lime and passionfruit, the rounded palate has tropical fruits with pineapple notes balanced by a fresh citrus acid.
“A lovely wine that’s rippling with energy” said Bob Campbell MW, scoring this unique Sauvignon Blanc 93 points.
“Dress Circle” – Pinot Gris 2018$28.00
With expressive aromas of white florals, musk, red apples and walnuts, this dry style Pinot Gris has an elegant palate of baked quince with a hint of citrus freshness and a long gentle finish.
This is consistently the highest rated Pinot Gris in New Zealand according to Bob Campbell MW who rated this vintage 95 points & 5 stars.
“The Soloist” Pinot Rosé 2018$27.00
This vibrant, dry Rosé has complex aromas of watermelon, cranberry, rose petal and anise delivering a palate of fresh ripe summer fruits with a pure elegant finish.
Raymond Chan named this wine in his Top 20 Outstanding Wines of 2018, awarding it 19/20.