Lunch & Wine Tasting - Booking Recommended (03 445 3211) & Essential for Groups of 8 or More

Sam Kim Wine Orbit - February 2019

Queensberry Gardens
Chenin Blanc 2018 Central Otago 91 4.5
Elegant and restrained, the delicately expressed bouquet shows lemon peel, nectarine, rockmelon and subtle flinty notes, followed by a finely textured palate that is focused and linear. The wine offers pristine fruit flavours together with bright acidity, finishing persistent and mouth-watering. At its best: now to 2023. $28.50. Jan 2019.  
LazyDog Vineyard "Sweet On Chenin" Chenin Blanc  2018 Central Otago 90 4.5
An attractive blend of chenin blanc and gewurztraminer, the bouquet shows golden peach, dried apricot, lemon peel and blossom aromas, followed by a succulent palate that is fleshy and juicy. The wine displays gentle sweetness and rounded mouthfeel, nicely supported by refreshing acidity, finishing long and very tasty. Style: Medium-sweet. At its best: now to 2022. $28.50. Jan 2019.      
LazyDog Vineyard  "Blown Away" Gewurztraminer 2018 Central Otago 91 4.5
Classically perfumed and gorgeously expressed, the bouquet shows lychee, mango, pineapple and rich floral notes, leading to a juicy palate that is flavoursome and lingering. The wine displays pristine fruit flavours together with subtle sweetness and refreshing acidity, finishing smooth and comforting. At its best: now to 2021. $31.00. Jan 2019.