Waipara - New Zealand

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Waipara Springs vineyard contains some of the oldest Mendoza clone Chardonnay in New Zealand. The first Chardonnay vines were planted by Bruce Moore in 1982. Pinot Noir, Riesling,, Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Gris and are also grown. Waipara Springs wines are made in the classic fruit driven style that New Zealand wine is renowned for worldwide. With an emphasis of fruit characters these wines are a vibrant expression of our vineyard.

The Wines

Waipara Springs Sauvignon Blanc

This wine displays punchy herbaceous characters of nettle and passionfruit with a touch of tropical fruit on the nose.It is juicy and lively on the palate whilst still having super balance, texture and concentration coupled with chalky minerality.

The perfect accompaniment to any food choice.

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Waipara Springs Pinot Noir

Lifted aromatics displaying dark berry fruits, vanilla and a hint of savoury character. This wine is elegant in structure showing complex fine grained silky tannins and displays great balance, length and concentration. Food: Delicate red meats and game meats, particularly duck.

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Waipara Springs Pinot Gris

Apricot, fresh pear, lemon peel and floral aromas on the nose. On the palate, terrific fruit purity and intensity combined with silky texture and refreshing acidity.

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