Marlborough New Zealand. Huia Blanc de Blancs
displays an excellent fine bead and good bubble retention. The nose
shows lovely bready and biscuity characters with an underlying
toastiness. The palate is rich in peach fruit with ripe citrus flavours.
There is a delicate creaminess ending with a long elegant dry finish.
Marlborough, New Zealand. The nose has fragrant rose petal notes and candied fruit. The palate is full with generous lychee and Turkish Delight characters with a long succulent finish. A rich savoury style of Gewürztraminer showing complex layers of flavours...
Marlborough, New Zealand. On the nose ripe pear and mandarin notes integrate with a delicate hint of spice. The palate is rich with a silky creamy texture. Ripe pear and white peach flavours combine with a delicate touch of nuts and spice. It has excellent length and structure...
Marlborough New Zealand. On the nose the wine shows spice, violets, vanilla and dark cherry. The palate is rich and full with plum and dark cherry alongside hints of smoke, spice and savoury notes. The French oak imparts a gentle vanilla pod flavour and the silky but firm grape tannins are well integrated. The wine has great balance, length and structure and will age well...
James Halliday, Australian Wine Companion 2013