Pinot Noir Rosé

Delta

Pinot Noir Rosé

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$18.00
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Description: The Delta Rosé is a rich, Pinot Noir based wine full of strawberry and dark cherry notes.

CURRENT TASTING NOTES:

2017

PREVIOUS TASTING NOTES:

Winemaker: Heather Stewart

Aroma: Rich strawberries and raspberries.

Palate: Strawberry shortcake with a rich round mid palate and dry finish.

Drinking Potential: Drink now or within three years from vintage.

Viticulture & Winemaking: Pinot Noir grapes from the Upper Wairau Valley grown on stony, sandy soils were selected. The grapes were destemmed and left to soak for a few hours to extract colour from the skins. The grapes were then lightly pressed and fermented in stainless steel at a cool temperature to enhance the aromatics.

Analysis: 12%, PH 3.61, Acidity 5.1g/L, Residual Sugar 1.7g/L

Awards and Accolades

2017 Vintage

87 Points

“Light, fresh rose in a dry style with strawberry, raspberry and subtle fresh herb flavours”

- Bob Campbell

87 Points

“Ripe and rounded with appealing fruit weight and elegant intensity, backed by refreshing acidity”

- Sam Kim

86 Points

​“Plush, fresh, fruity and distinctive”

- Cameron Douglas