Riparian Gisborne Chardonnay 2017
Vintage 2017 was extra-ordinarily difficult in Gisborne. It took a lot of hard work in the vineyard and very careful planning to ensure Simon got fruit of the quality he desired. Once his incredible skills were involved we ended up with this lovely wine.
Awanui Hawkes Bay Chardonnay 2016
A beautifully chalky texture defines this wine. The ripe fruit entry gives way to a fine acid line balanced by some complexity and then that chalky texture delivering a long, elegant finish