Arneis 2014

arneis 14Tasting Notes

A fresh crisp wine with gold delicious apples, melon and spice. Arneis is one of Italy’s top white wine varietal from Piedmonte region.

Wine Information

  • Winemaker: Tim Ovenden
  • Region: Gisborne
  • Variety: Arneis

Chronology

  • Harvest Date: March 14
  • Bottling Date: 19 Aug 14
  • Release Date: October 14

Winemaker Notes

This wine was fermented in stainless steel under temperature control to produce a balanced fresh clean wine.

Viticulture Notes

Arneis was hand harvested in excellent condition from Vigneto’s vineyard in Waerenga-a-hika area of Gisborne.

Technical Details

  • Alcohol: 13.4%
  • Residual Sugar: 5.8
  • Total Acidity: 6.6
  • ph: 3.24

Consuming

  • Cellaring: 2-3 years

Awards

  • Bronze: NZ International Wine Show 14
  • Bronze: International Aromatics Wine Show, Canterbury A&P