STONELEIGH MARLBOROUGH PINOT GRIS
True to Stoneleigh’s distinctive style, this classic, flavoursome Pinot Gris captures the essence of Marlborough, New Zealand’s most acclaimed winemaking region. Crafted from ripe, intensely flavoured grapes this full-bodied Pinot Gris is dry in style and beautifully balanced. It has a small amount of residual sugar to give the palate a sense of fullness while the soft, naturally occurring acidity ensures the wine in not overly sweet, leaving the palate lingering with fresh fruit flavours. DESCRIPTION Colour: Pale golden straw. Aromas: This full-bodied Marlborough Pinot Gris displays lifted nashi pear and freshly cut nectarine notes. Palate: Pears, nectarine, peaches and tropical fruit flavours dominate. SERVING SUGGESTIONS Serve slightly chilled on its own or with white meat and seafood dishes accompanied by a fruit salsa. CELLARING This wine is best enjoyed young and exuberant, or may be cellared over the next two years.