Domain Road Pinot Gris, Central Otago, New Zealand 2016
Grape variety, 100% Pinot Gris
Spiced pear and ripe peach dominate the bouquet, together with hints of melon and vanilla. The sweet taste of pears and peaches comes through on the palate. This medium bodied dry wine has a creamy texture and balanced acidity.
Enjoy with Asian cuisine, seafood, white meats, or salad dishes or simply as an aperitif.
The fruit was de-stemmed and crashed to press. The resulting juice was cold settled for two days before racking and inoculating with selected wine yeasts to undergo fermentation in stainless steel tank and older oak barrels (16%).