Kumeu River Village Pinot Gris, Auckland 2016
The fruit aromas of this wine are very floral and reminiscent of roses. The palate is characterised by a rich texture making it especially good with food. The finish has a little more citrus fruit giving freshness and elegance.
|Bottle Size||75 cl|
|Style||Dry and aromatic|
|Major Grape||Pinot Grigio/Gris|
|Grapes||100% Pinot Gris|
|Drinking Guide||Drink Now|
|Food Match||Salmon en croûte stuffed with mushroom, egg and fines herbs|
Screwcap, Vegetarian, Vegan
The Brajkovich family is one of the founders of modern New Zealand wine, and they continue to impress with, in this case, an opulent Alsace-inspired pinot gris that mixes roses, baking spice and ripe quince with a spicy stir-fry-happy oiliness of texture.