Sound of White
Sauvignon Blanc

The 2015/16 growing season was again warm and dry with ideal flowering conditions through late November and December 2015. As a result, bunches were full and plentiful so high attention was required to ensure vines were in balance to allow timely fruit ripening and flavour development. GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION Sound of White Vineyard, Waihopai Valley, Marlborough […]

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Sauvignon Blanc

GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION 100% Marlborough with components from grower vineyards in the Fairhall, Rapaura, and Renwick sub regions of the Wairau Valley. The balance, as always, comes from our home Sound of White Waihopai Valley Vineyard. VINEYARD The 2016/17 growing season started well and was looking typically promising with a dry warm windy Summer and above […]

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Pinot Gris

GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION What started as a ‘normal’ growing season with above average but not excessive crops, fi nished with a series of irregular rain events throughout March and April that necessitated early and pragmatic harvest decisions. Nevertheless, the wine retains its ‘house style’ with attractive stonefruit blossom, quince, pear, crunchy red apple and beeswax notes. […]

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Pinot Noir

Awards 93 Points Huon Hooke 90 Points Mike Bennie Gold Medal Sydney International Wine Competition 2018 The 2015/16 growing season was warm and dry with ideal fl owering conditions through late November and December 2015. Bunches were therefore even and full and we had a beautifully balanced crop on the vines to nurture through to […]

Sound of White
Pinot Noir

The inaugural release of this wine captures the richness and density of fruit that our Sound of White vineyard provides. Cherries, red and dark berry fruits abound with hints of violets and plum. The palate is juicy and powerful, yet retains a silken elegance, framed with oak tannin, leading to a very long, sustained finish.