4.5/5 STARS - Longbush Wines 2020 CHARDONNAY
Full bodied, round and powerful, the wood pigeon, Kereru, shares many similar characteristics with this Chardonnay.
7km from Gisborne, on the banks of the Waimata river, the Longbush Eco-Sanctury is restoration project that will create a haven for endangered birds and plants. Anne and Jeremy Salmond, with the support of many friends and family, have embarked on this intrepid journey. Visit and support them at www.longbushreserve.org
5/5 STARS - SAM KIM / WINE ORBIT
It's gorgeously fruited and inviting on the nose showing golden peach, mango, vanilla and roasted hazelnut characters. The palate displays excellent weight and creamy mouthfeel together with rich texture and mellow acidity, making it delectable and lingering. At its best: now to 2024