These are wines that provide focus and clarity on Marlborough's fast-emerging sub-regions. Certainly regional and sometimes vineyard-specific, these wines highlight the attributes of individual sites and districts and their ensuing characteristics in the finished wines.
Colour/Appearance: Bright crimson
Aroma/Bouquet: Cherries and ripe brambly fruits, with a light savoury and earthy background.
Palate: Soft, full and fruity, with ripe cherry/berry flavours, some defining oak tannin structure and a generous weight.
Suggested Foods: A great match with asian and wild duck, rare lamb and venison, char-grilled chicken or tuna.
Serve: Cool room temperature.