Viognier Marsanne 2014

viognier marsanne 14Tasting Notes

A rich balanced combination of two classic rhone valle wine varities.

Pineapple, macademia nuts, honey.

Wine Information

  • Winemaker: Andrew Nimmo
  • Region: Gisborne
  • Variety: Viognier 68%, Marsanne 32%

Chronology

  • Harvest Date: March 14
  • Bottling Date: March 2016
  • Release Date: May 2016

Winemaker Note

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

Viticulture Notes

Viognier & Marsanne were hand harvested from vineyards in Matawhero.

Technical Details

  • Alcohol: 14.2%
  • Residual Sugar: 3.0
  • Total Acidity: 6.2
  • ph: 3.75

Consuming

  • Cellaring: 2-3 years from date of bottling

 

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