White Wines

Rossendale Sauvignon Blanc wine bottle

Sauvignon Blanc 2016

Marlborough

Medals and Awards:

4 1/2 * Wine Orbit

3 * Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

Tasting notes:
This wine has a full and soft nose with aromas of ripe passionfruit and tropical fruits, showing good depth and density.
Dry to taste and light-medium bodied, the palate is moderatley full and broad, with up-front flavours of ripe, pungent passionfruit, tropical fruits and fresh herbs.
The wine shows classic Marlborough vibrancy, lively fruit flavours and offers excellent value for money.

At its best: now to 2018

Food Matches
Served chilled, this wine is an ideal accompaniment to seafood, poultry and salads.

Availability
Direct purchase from Rossendale Cellar Door or by order form.

 

Rossendale Chardonnay wine bottle

Chardonnay 2015

Marlborough

Medals and Awards:

4 * Wine Orbit

4 * Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

3* Winestate

Tasting Notes

The nose is elegantly concentrated, showing citrus fruit and yellow stonefruit aromas along with creamy, nutty barrel-ferment and oak notes entwined with lemon curd and toasty oak elements.
Medium-bodied and slender in proportion, the palate possesses an elegantly concentrated core of citrus and stonefruits along with creamy, nutty and buttery nuances

At its best: now to 2018

Food Matches
This wine is an excellent accompaniment to chicken, seafood or pork dishes.

Availability
Direct purchase from Rossendale Cellar Door or by order form.

 

Rossendale Pinot Gris wine bottle

Pinot Gris 2016

Marlborough

Medals and Awards:

4* Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

4* Wine Orbit

Tasting Notes

The nose is fresh and fragrant with aromas of white stonefruits, pears and subtly concentrated notes of rose-petals, spices and some youthful fermentation esters.
Dryish to taste, the fruit is fresh, bright andraomatic with finely proportioned flavours of pears, white and yellow stonefruits, rose-petals and a suggestion of musk.
Very approachable and enjoyable.

At its best: now to 2018
Food Matches
A medium style which is an excellent accompaniment to chicken, pasta dishes and Asian food.

Availability
Direct purchase from Rossendale Cellar Door or by order form.

 

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Christchurch 8025
New Zealand

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Christchurch 8025
New Zealand

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122 Old Tai Tapu Road
Christchurch 8025
New Zealand