2013 vintage boasts characteristically fresh, pure and complex white grapefruit, guava, green apple, honeydew melon and mineral aromas. It's concentrated, guava, gooseberry and melon flavors persist into a long, lively finish boasting bright citrus, light spice and mouthwatering mineral tones.
The 2011 Sauvignon Blanc displays notes of green apple lemongrass and gooseberry with hints of fresh herbs and dill seed. Medium-bodied fresh and clean in the mouth it makes for a vibrantly fruited refreshing glass with some savory characters co... R
The 2012 Sauvignon Blanc displays pronounced notes of pea pods and capsicum over a good core of grapefruit and gooseberries. Plenty of citrus and vegetal flavors are packed into the medium-bodied palate along with a zippy line of acid and a long cle... R
Aromatic pure as a mountain stream with an ethereal texture and soft (as opposed to hard) acidity. A highly drinkable Sauvingon Blanc with passion fruit and gooseberry flavours plus a suggestion of wild herbs. Bob Campbell MW. Sexy high-pitched aro... B
The 2012 Te Muna Road Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc presents quite a green grassy herbal nose with gooseberry and asparagus notes. Crisp and light to medium-bodied it drinks fresh and elegant with great intensity of fruit through the long finish. Drink... R
A classic regional style – palate is full and vibrant. Fresh nettle, gooseberry & tropical-fruit flavours abound and linger on long, clean acid finish.
Our Sauvignon Blanc has pronounced aromas of lemon, lime, grapefruit and fresh cut grass. On palate, this distinctive Sauvignon Blanc is clean and crisp with gooseberry and tangerine notes and a slight trace of minerality. acidity is mouthwatering and zingy and is followed by a lightly tart finish.
This wine shows a good aromatic intensity with bright herbaceous and floral notes, gooseberry, and lime. It is layered with flavours ranging from guava, melon, gooseberry and lime zeSaint This uplifting Sauvignon shows an excellent length and depth on palate. Wine Enthusiast rating: 90.
Summer aromas of fresh kiwi and honeydew melon fruits are balanced by lemon cream, freshly baked croissants and vanilla custard. This fresh, clean, bright Chardonnay is fruit driven with flavors of gooseberries. Oak aging rounds out mid-palate and frames fruit. Pair this wine with roast turkey, chicken Alfredo, cobb salad, grilled salmon, or your favorite grilled cheese sandwich and tomato soup. For a dessert pairing trying this wine with apple pie a la mode.
Giesen Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2012 is pale yellow in color with green hues. There are strong aromas of grapefruit, gooseberry and crushed herbs with a delicate mix of tomato and blackcurrant leaf. palate has wonderful vibrancy and fruit weight, perfectly balanced with crisp and clean acidity culminating in a lengthy finish.
An intensely pungent gooseberry and asparagus nose, with hints of freshly torn basil leaves. Clean crips palate with ripe tropical fruits and a well balanced acidity. Wine & Spirits rating: 90.
palate has soft gooseberry notes against a wonderfully vibrant intensity leading into a ripe and nicely textured mid-palate. Lime zest flavours spring from mouth-watering acidity and signature minerality of palate and very persistent finish.
With bright, pure flavors and a fun-loving personality, every glass of our dazzling Sauvignon Blanc echoes spectacular natural beauty of New Zealand's South Island. Zesty citrus aromas lead to layers of passion fruit, grapefruit and gooseberry flavors, followed by a clean, refreshing finish. It's exquisite on its own or paired with lighter fare.
Vibrant lime pith, brambly tomato leaf, nettle, clementine citrus and crunchy fresh fennel with underlying notes of gooseberry and tropical guava. palate presents a juicy core of layered fruit entwined with a salty textural acidity, vibrant citrus pith with a moreish dry chalky finish which deliver another remarkable Wither Hills ‘Wairau Valley' Sauvignon Blanc. A perfect match with plump oysters, green lip mussels, even prosciutto and rock melon. Or simply on deck with great company and repartee. Wine Enthusiast rating: 90.
Fleshy tropical melon, guava, ripe gooseberry aromas leap from glass in first instance, followed by more elegant refined herbaceous ripe green smells of fresh fennel, tomato leaf, coriander and nettles, all bundled together with citrus lime to deliver full aromatic spectrum of what great Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc can offer. palate is intense, soft and inviting with succulent crunchy acidity and delivers line with salty sinewy phenolics giving structure and textural weight – Another remarkable Wither Hills Wairau Valley Sauvignon Blanc! A perfect match with plump oysters, green lip mussels, even prosciutto and rock melon. Or simply on deck with great company and repartee.
Fresh and subtly aromatic, this wine exhibits typical Sauvignon Blanc characteristics of gooseberry and citrusy lemon and lime on nose. A hint of clove comes through and is underpinned by passionfruit and grapefruit aromas. The Wine Advocate rating: 90.
This crisp, zesty Sauvignon Blanc displays classic aromas and flavors of green fig, gooseberry and lime. Pepper and herbal notes are supported by elegant hints of mineral and chalk. Wine Spectator rating: 90.
Wairau River Sauvignon Blanc displays light straw color with intense aromas of ripe tropical fruits and citrus. palate is rich and full with guava and gooseberry, followed by lemon and limes on finish.
Sourced from South Island of New Zealand, this Sauvignon Blanc exhibits complexity and a vibrant zing. Flavors of Meyer lemons and Key limes integrate with hints of grapefruit, gooseberry and citrus, culminating in a long, creamy finish.
2012 Pinot Gris exudes aromas of honeysuckle blossoms, melon and pears. It is bright and refreshing to palate with flavors of citrus, honeydew and gooseberry. vibrant acidity makes it a wonderful food wine… especially with shellfish and fresh salads.