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  • Sugar Loaf, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, 2017

    Product Code: SUG117

    Sugar Loaf, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, 2017

    “Sugar Loaf is the recent (20 acres of vineyards bought 2007, first vintage 2008) creation of young Kate Acland. This Sauvignon is largely from grapes...”

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    Dry

    Rated 1 out of 5
    Dry > Sweet
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Marlborough
    • Colour: White
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13%
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  • Escarpment, The Edge Pinot Gris, Martinborough, 2017

    Product Code: ESC717

    Escarpment, The Edge Pinot Gris, Martinborough, 2017

    “In 1998, after building a huge reputation at both Delegats and Martinborough Vineyards, Larry McKenna established Escarpment on 24 hectares alongside...”

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    Off Dry

    Rated 1 out of 5
    Dry > Sweet
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Martinborough
    • Colour: White
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13%
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  • Waipara Springs, Sauvignon Blanc, Waipara, 2017

    Product Code: WAI117

    Waipara Springs, Sauvignon Blanc, Waipara, 2017

    “Proof that Marlborough is not the only source of top quality Kiwi SB, this is (as ever) so incisive and lively, exhibiting intense pink grapefruit...”

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    Dry

    Rated 1 out of 5
    Dry > Sweet
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Waipara
    • Colour: White
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 12.5%
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  • Sugar Loaf, Pinot Noir, Marlborough, 2017

    Product Code: SUG617

    Sugar Loaf, Pinot Noir, Marlborough, 2017

    “A terrific find: young Kate Acland’s Pinot from a single vineyard in the lower Wairau, wild-fermented in small open-top vats and then aged in a mix...”

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    Light Medium Bodied

    Rated 2 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Marlborough
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 12.5%
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  • Te Awa, Merlot / Cabernet Sauvignon, Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay, 2014

    Product Code: TEA114

    Te Awa, Merlot / Cabernet Sauvignon, Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay, 2014

    “The free-draining Gimblett Gravels have become known for producing high-quality fruit from Bordeaux varieties. About 60% Merlot, 30% Cabernet...”

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    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Hawkes Bay
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Isabel Estate, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, 2016

    Product Code: ISA516

    Isabel Estate, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, 2016

    “Isabel was established in 1982 by Mike and Robyn Tillier in the Wairau Valley near the Omaka river. We always list Isabel as we believe their...”

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    Dry

    Rated 1 out of 5
    Dry > Sweet
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Marlborough
    • Colour: White
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13%
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  • Jules Taylor, Pinot Noir, Marlborough, NZ, 2016

    Product Code: JUL616

    Jules Taylor, Pinot Noir, Marlborough, NZ, 2016

    “Fermented using wild yeasts in open-top vats, and aged part in French oak and part stainless steel. Joyous, fleshy, brambly fruit. Open, lively Kiwi...”

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    Medium Bodied

    Rated 2 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Marlborough
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13.5%
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  • Felton Road, Bannockburn Chardonnay, Central Otago, 2016

    Product Code: FET116

    Felton Road, Bannockburn Chardonnay, Central Otago, 2016

    “Grown on schist gravels, the Chardonnay at Felton Road is Burgundian in style, and, we think, improving with every vintage. In particular the...”

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    Dry

    Rated 1 out of 5
    Dry > Sweet
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Central Otago
    • Colour: White
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13.5%
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  • Felton Road, Block 6 Chardonnay 2016

    Product Code: FET316

    Felton Road, Block 6 Chardonnay 2016

    “Riper   fruit   aromas   containing   hints   of...”

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    Dry

    Rated 2 out of 5
    Dry > Sweet
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Otago
    • Colour: White
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13.5%
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  • Felton Road, Calvert Pinot Noir, Central Otago, 2016

    Product Code: FET816

    Felton Road, Calvert Pinot Noir, Central Otago, 2016

    “Usually the most precocious of the single vineyard wines, nevertheless showing great depth of flavour. Very ripe, fat and rich, with dense black...”

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    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Otago
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Felton Road, Cornish Point Pinot Noir, Central Otago, 2016

    Product Code: FET716

    Felton Road, Cornish Point Pinot Noir, Central Otago, 2016

    “Cornish Point is a vineyard almost surrounded by water, on loess soils over gravel. Owner Nigel Greening refers to the "exoticism" of this...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Light, medium bodied

    Rated 2 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Central Otago
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Felton Road, Block 3 Pinot Noir, Central Otago, 2015

    Product Code: FET915

    Felton Road, Block 3 Pinot Noir, Central Otago, 2015

    “Digestive biscuits and violets on the nose. Beautifully delicate. Very precise and charming. Quite open already. Quite sweet too. Very fine tannins....”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Otago
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Felton Road, Block 3 Pinot Noir, Central Otago 2016

    Product Code: FET916

    Felton Road, Block 3 Pinot Noir, Central Otago 2016

    “ 25% whole bunch, 40% new oak.        Lightish crimson. Much prettier than the 2015 with a...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Otago
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Felton Road, Bannockburn Pinot Noir, Central Otago, 2015, Magnum

    Product Code: FET615M

    Felton Road, Bannockburn Pinot Noir, Central Otago, 2015, Magnum

    “A benchmark wine among all New World Pinots, vital and delicious young, all raspberries and strawberries, pure and fragrant, but also ageworthy....”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Light, medium bodied

    Rated 2 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Central Otago
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 1.5l
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Felton Road, Bannockburn Pinot Noir, Central Otago, 2016, Magnum

    Product Code: FET616M

    Felton Road, Bannockburn Pinot Noir, Central Otago, 2016, Magnum

    “"Unusually delicate red fruit notes mark the nose of the 2016 Pinot Noir. It's a mélange of strawberry, raspberry and cherry, with some...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: New Zealand
    • Region: Otago
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 150cl
    • ABV: 13.5%
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