2014

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Alexandra Wine Company Alex Gold Pinot Noir 2014

$31.00 $27.90

Deep purple with purple hues.  Perfumed on the nose with aromas of plum, cherry and violets, with Hints of mushroom, leather and spice.  Sweet red and black cherry flavours show on the palate together  with savoury mushroom and tobacco.  A medium bodied, complex wine which has ample fine grained,  mouth coating tannin and a long lingering finish.

Blue Gold Medal – Sydney Int Wine Comp 2014

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Askerne Estate Chardonnay 2015

$23.00 $20.70

Pristine fruit was hand harvested off the estate vineyard and barrel fermented to produce a rich and complex Chardonnay. Notes of vanilla, toast and mixed spice complement the stone fruit and citrus notes of Hawke’s Bay Chardonnay. Ageing potential 3-5 years. The wine will compliment fish, chicken and pork dishes.

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Askerne Estate Gewurztraminer 2014

$23.00 $20.70

Intense aromatic characters of rose petal, orange blossom and coriander. The palate is broad and soft with an excellent balance between acidity and residual sugar. This Gewurztraminer is dry on the finish. Drink as an aperitif or match with spicy Asian dishes.

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Askerne Estate Syrah 2014

$26.00 $23.40

Aromatic and floral with hints of blueberry and white pepper. The palate is medium weight with a bright and crunchy texture with suggestions of cranberry and almond croissant. The finish is rich and smooth. Match with grilled meats especially when a spicy marinade is used.

4.5 STARS – Wine Orbit

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Cable Bay Awatere Valley Chardonnay 2014

$26.00 $23.40

Orange blossom, lemon cake and macadamia, with little hints of basil adorn the nose. The palate has a stony minerality that is found in all our whites from this vineyard. It is deeply refreshing, with lovely texture and great complexity. The flavours resonate and linger on the finish for an age; delicious. Enjoyable upon release and over the next 4-5 years.

4 STARS – Cuisine Magazine, Issue 172, August 2015

4 STARS – Raymond Chan, January 2015

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Carrick Wines Excelsior Pinot Noir 2014

$96.00 $86.40

An intense nose showing floral aromatics, black cherries, plum and a touch of spice from the barrels providing a beautifully integrated wine. The front palate is layered with dark fruits, oriental spice and complex savoury flavours which support the fine grained tannins. The intensity of the front palate cascades into a lingering seamless finish. This is an intensely rich wine that will cellar until at least 2025 and drinking will give ongoing pleasure to the consumer.

5 STARS – Raymond Chan, July 2018

5 STARS – Michael Cooper, June 2017

Collaboration Impression Red Bordeaux Blend 2014

$31.00

Brambly red fruits with a core of underlying darker fruits and a pleasant hint of bay leaf. Soft, plush and smooth on the entry. Dark fruited, juicy, savory, mid palate, Showing approachable, lingering tannins. Definitely an every night of the week wine. Homemade pizza with a rich tomato and basil sauce, feta, kalamata olives, chorizo and fresh rocket, topped off with cracked black pepper.

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Cottier Estate Cabernet Merlot 2014

$22.00 $20.90

This vintage is quite bright in colour and retains the traditional flavours of red and black fruits, chocolate, overlaid with a faint hint of spice. Lingering dry finish.

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Cottier Estate Pinot Noir 2014

$29.50 $26.55

The small quantities of fruit used to create Cottier Pinot Noir have created a delicious wine with deep intensity. Complexity is added with subtle overtones of savoury oak, the result of 12 months in the finest French barriques. Deep, bright ruby red. Light berry fruits and redcurrants on the nose, with a hint of vanilla. Juicy dark fruits on the palate with a smooth, warm mouthfeel. A measured touch of oak provides a pleasant balance to the fruit flavours, offering a wonderfully smooth finish.

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Cottier Estate Unoaked Chardonnay 2014

$22.50 $20.25

Before the palate sensation, the aromas display ripe and fruity peach, melon and a little citrus. These aromas are in turn accentuated by the taste experience of fresh, textured ripe fruit, without the sometimes intrusive complexity of an oak overlay. An elegant wine, with a long and seamless finish.

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Domain Road Pinot Noir 2014

$39.00 $35.10

The 2014 Pinot Noir is a vibrant deep purple in colour. On the nose it displays bright red and dark fruit with dried herbs, spice, hints of vanilla and toasty oak. The palate has rich red berry fruit and black cherry with a touch of liquorice and leather. A complex wine with good concentration, fine grained silky tannins and a long lingering finish.

GOLD MEDAL – New Zealand Winegrowers Bragato Awards 2017

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Easthope Moteo Hawkes Bay Syrah 2014

$41.00 $36.90

This individual expression of Hawkes Bay Syrah was inspired by the exponents of captivating whole bunch macerated wines of the northern Rhone. Lavender, clove and aniseed meld with intense black cherry fruit. The suggestion of underlying tar and earth notes hint at bottle development traits yet to emerge. The palate is lithe, sinuous and sappy – tightly structured via very fine textural tannins, low acidity, and vivid fruit characters.

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Easthope Te Muna Martinborough Pinot Noir 2014

$51.00 $45.90

This less trodden sub-district of Martinborough produces highly structured Pinot Noir. The combination of exacting viticulture with uncommon winemaking technique has resulted in a Pinot Noir that we would count as the finest wine of our winegrowing careers.