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2013 Waipara Hills EQUINOX Waipara Valley Pinot Gris 2013

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Hand picked soley from The Home Block Vineyard in the Waipara Valley. Lovers of textural, rich Pinot Gris will be rewarded with notes of quince, ginger and magnolia flowers; followed by ripe pear, nougat and nutty flavours. Crisp acidity keeps the wine balance with a fresh and clean finish. Best served slightly chilled with rich Asian dishes such as Peking Duck.

2013 Waipara Hills Equinox Waipara Valley Pinot Gris

TASTING NOTES

COLOUR

Fresh straw

NOSE

Rich quince, pear, magnolia flowers and ginger spice.

PALATE

Weighty and rich from the first sip. There's enough crisp acidity to keep the wine balanced, whilst being fresh and clean on the finish. Pear, nougat and spicy/nutty flavours.

SERVE

Slightly chilled in a large glass

PEAK DRINKING

2015 - 2018

SUGGESTED FOOD MATCH

Peking Duck

WINE ANALYSIS

ALCOHOL VOLUME

13.5

ACIDITY

6.24 g/L

RESIDUAL SUGAR

7 g/L

WINE BACKGROUND

VINTAGE REGION

The Mound Vineyard, Waipara Valley

VINTAGE CONDITIONS

A beautifully warm and calm growing season produced fruit in perfect condition. The stable autumn allowed us to harvest this fruit at just the right time to get full flavour ripeness and fruit expression.

GRAPE VARIETY

100% Pinot Gris

MATURATION

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