Te Mania Pinot Gris 2021
Te Mānia Pinot Gris is a soft, subtle, fruity and elegant wine. This approachability makes it an excellent match for many different foods and cooking styles from spicy Asian dishes to grilled seafood.
Tasting: Fragrant floral honeysuckle aromas mixed with peach, fig and nashi pear notes. Delicious citrus, rock melon and pear with apple flavours A smooth, silky, textural wine with fine tannins and intensity.
Winemaking: Beautifully ripe fruit was whole bunch pressed. The tiny berries produced wonderful concentrated fruit flavours which were preserved by fermenting the wine at cool temperatures. A portion was fermented with wild yeast and all the lees were stirred for 5 months to add complexity and texture.
Diet: This wine is suitable for a vegan diet.
Analysis: Alcohol 13%, Acidity 7.8 g/L, Residual Sugar 5.7 g/L
Beautifully fruited and fragrant, the bouquet shows Nashi pear,fig, peach and rich floral aromas. It's equally appealing on the palate delivering succulent fruit intensity together with silky texture, making it delectable and highly enjoyable.
93 Points, 5 Stars - Sam Kim, Wine Orbit