100% French Syrah! This wine combines appealing dark fruit flavours with subtle game, clove and floral notes. It is beautifully ripe and expressive on the palate, and delivers silky texture and smooth mouthfeel, finishing pleasingly dry. It’s so easy on the palate with generous fruit flavours.
"It is beautifully fruited and inviting on the nose showing dark plum, strawberry tart, game and fragrant spice characters with subtle toasted almond notes. The palate is succulent and rounded, and displays attractive fruit intensity and silky texture, finishing long and very tasty. Smooth and flavoursome". Sam Kim, Wine Orbit.
88 Points, 4 Stars - Sam Kim, Winer Orbit
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Attractive plum and cherry flavours combine to produce a well-balanced wine with subtle texture. Perfect for drinking now, this wine will also cellar under good conditions for up to 5 years.
"It is nicely lifted on the nose showing sweet berry notes together with subtle spice, toasted nut and floral characters. The palate is juicy and rounded, displaying ripe fruit intensity and smooth texture, finishing long and succulent. Attractively fruited and very easy on the palate" Sam Kim, Wine Orbit
86 Points, 4 Stars - Sam Kim, Wine Orbit
Consistently rated Marlborough’s best value Sauvignon Blanc. This wine makes up around half of our production and is our most successful wine internationally. A fresh, vibrant wine with intense aromatics, great fruit concentration and a crisp, lingering finish.
"It is intensely aromatic on the nose showing passionfruit, green rockmelon, grapefruit and sweet basil aromas, leading to a powerfully expressed palate that is juicy and lively. The wine offers terrific fruit purity, delivering loads of tasty flavours. At its best: now to 2020" Sam Kim, Wine Orbit
93 Points, 5 Stars - Sam Kim Wine Orbit
Silver Medal - Air NZ Wine Awards
Silver Medal - International Wine Show
Best Buy Cuisine
The Uncommon Collection harvests fruit the same way a collector might seek the rarest items, and it shows in the palate of this generous South Australian Cabernet. Full of dark berry fruit and smooth tannins on the finish, it's a deliciously distinctive wine.
"Plump and fleshy, the wine is attractively fruited showing blackcurrant, dark cherry, cocoa and hazelnut characters on the nose. The palate is succulent and smooth with lovely fruit intensity and rounded mouthfeel, finishing juicy and lingering." Sam Kim, Wine Orbit
90 Points, 4.5 Stars - Sam Kim, Wine Orbit