Appearance: Delicate pink color
Tasting Note: This wine is mouthwatering, vivacious and captures the fragrances of strawberry and cream.
Location – 45 Degrees South
Low cropping estate grown grapes for this wine were hand harvested in April from Aurum’s Te Wairere vineyard in the Lowburn area of Central Otago.
A long warm autumn with hot dry days and cool nights allowed an extended ripening of fruit still holding good acidity.
Soils: Fluvial, glacial silts and gravels.
Vine Age: 11 – 15 year old vines
Trellis Style: VSP
Macerated to extract the delicate color of the Pinot Gris skins and vinified in stainless steel at low temperature. Perfect as an aperitif or with a light lunch.
Residual Sugar: 2 g/.L
Alcohol: 13.5% alc by vol