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Whitehaven Pinot Gris 2017 Wine Review

Whitehaven Pinot Gris 2017

Whitehaven Pinot Gris 2017

Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2019-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Whitehaven

Agent: E&J Gallo Winery Canada Ltd.

More Vintages: 2014  2014 

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Pricing & Stock Information

  • AGLC
  • 743397

Reviews and Ratings

A fresh, crisp, energizing New Zealand Pinot Gris with lively notes of white melon and lime zest. Perfect for seafood and shellfish. MINE: A terrific, zesty New Zealand white wine to pair with fresh seafood and shellfish. OTHER: Cherie Cole rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review: Honeydew melon, passion fruit with mineral notes present themselves on the nose. Excellent body with long, tropical fruit finish. OTHER: Colin McKone - Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review: Crisp and mouth watering with melon, lemon and floral aromas with lemon and a hint of white pepper on the palate. It is light bodied with a medium finish. It will go great with seafood or a fresh green salad. OTHER: Nicole Lewis rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review: Lemony fresh goodness, honeysuckle with a soupcon of grassy notes herald lemon and grapefruit in the mouth on this medium-bodied, high acidity, spirited Pinot Gris. From the nose the level of acidity is surprising. I would pair this with Cobb salad or West Indian pigeon peas and rice, to cite a few examples. OTHER: Flavoursome pinot Gris with nougat, pear, crunchy apple, spice and anise flavours. The wine has appealing purity and is moderately weighty with a drying and lingering finish. Drink 2018 to 2022. Score - 91 (Bob Campbell, MW, bobcampbell.nz, Feb. 16, 2018). - Community Wine Reviews

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