TASTING NOTES PDF:
2016
Grüner Veltliner 2016
Waipara Valley
  • Tasting Notes
  • Wine Background
  • Aroma

    Sweet yellow plum, pineapple and tropical notes.

    Palate

    Fresh apple with a savoury nuttiness and mineral texture that provides great mouthfeel.

    Food Match

    Serve slightly chilled with lunch time fare such as smoked fish and ham off the bone.

    A Devotion to Our Home

    Soul, by Waipara Hills expresses the connection of our people to their home in North Canterbury.

    Vineyard Region

    Sourced from The Mound vineyard in the Waipara Valley.

    Winemaking

    Tank matured

    Bottles Produced

    2,265

    Analysis

    Alcohol 14.0% / Acidity (TA) 6.56 / pH 3.29 / RS 6.0 g/L

    "Our Grüner Veltliner vines were planted at The Mound vineyard in 2013 and cropped for the first time in 2016. With superb exposure to the North Canterbury sun, golden bunches produced lovely ripe yet clean flavours."

    Jean-Luc Dufour, Vineyard Manager

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