Mission VS 2016 Chardonnay and 2015 Syrah, and 2015 Reserve Syrah and Cabernet
Christopher Reid Martinborough Pinot Noir 2015
Cooper’s Barrel Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2014
Black Peak Wanaka 2016 Riesling and Pinot Noir 2015
Rock Ferry 2014 ‘3rd Rock’ Riesling and Pinot Gris, Orchard Pinot Blanc and Trig Hill Pinot Gris
Misha’s Vineyard 2011 and 2012 ‘High Note’ Pinot Noirs
Mission 2016 ‘Estate’ Whites. Rosé and Late Harvest
Dunstan Road 2015 Riesling, Gewurztraminer and Rosé, and 2013 Pinot Noir
DeMorgenzon ‘DMZ’ 2016 Chenin Blanc and 2015 Chardonnay
Fromm ‘La Strada’ 2016 Sauvignon, Pinot Gris and Rosé
Urbn Vino 2015 Pinot Noir and The Writer’s Block Pinot Noirs 2013, 2010 and 2009
Two Rivers 2016 Brookby Hill Pinot Gris and Juliet Riesling
Etienne Calsac ‘L’echappee Belle’ Champagne Extra Brut NV
Brookfields 2016 and 2015 Estate, and 2015 Reserve Releases
Pisa Range Estate Late Harvest Riesling 2016
Te Whare Ra ‘SV5182’ 2016 Aromatic and 2015 Oaked Whites, and 2013 Pinot Noir
Desert Heart 2015 Mackenzies Run and 2009 Paint it Black Pinot Noirs
Wild Rock 2016 Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Gris
Martinborough Vineyard and Te Tera 2016, 2014 and 2013 New Releases
Quarisa 2015 Caravan and 2014 Enchanted Tree Cabernet and Shiraz
Esk Valley ‘The Hillside’ 2010
Mondillo 2016 Riesling and ‘Nina’ Late Harvest Riesling
Smoking Loon 2015 Pinot Grigio, 2014 Chardonnay, Merlot and Malbec
Akitu ‘A1’ and ‘A2’ Central Otago Pinot Noir 2015
Mills Reef 2016 Reserve Rosé, and Reserve Chardonnay 2015
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The Mt Olympus brand is making forays into the market using channels that operate away from traditional domestic retail. It's not the formula relied on for ages, but very much the modern way, not only to survive, but to succeed. A number of the labels are destined and reserved for on-line retailers, such as and others are released off-shore. The wines can offer very good value. The key to continued sales must be quality in the bottle, and the Mt Olympus wines have earned a number of top awards. Well-sourced fruit and the winemaking experience of Alana McGettigan, part of the Kiwi-Oeno team is all part of the process. Click here to see earlier reviews of Mt Olympus wines. Here's more…


Tuatara Bay Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2011

Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand – Marlborough

The prehistoric tuatara reptile, which this label is linked to, can still be found on Stephens Island in the Marlborough Sounds. Made from fruit from varied vineyard sources in Marlborough, cool-fermented in stainless-steel to 13.5% alc., and 3.3 g/L rs. Very pale straw-yellow with a very pale edge, this has an intense and tightly expressed nose of pungent passionfruit with fresh herb notes. Dry on palate, this is a finely proportioned and elegant wine with good intensity and some concentration of passionfruit flavours. The acidity is fresh and provides liveliness and good cut, and allows the fruit to be the feature. The wine has a soft, sustained finish. Match with seafood, poultry and vegetables over the next 2+ years. 17.0-/20 Jul 2011 RRP $11.99
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