2018 Mount Edward, Ted Pinot Blanc, Central Otago, New Zealand

Tasting Notes

Pear and citrus aromas are followed by flavours of stonefruit, some savory notes with a delicate creamy like texture, all underpinned by mineral notes and refreshing acidity.This wine is dry in style.


Vineyard Information

Mount Edward's winemaking approach is traditional. They are Organically certified in both vineyard and winery, but they aren't registered as an Organic exporter with MPI so can't claim the wines to be organic in the EU market. They use natural yeasts and minimal intervention at all stages to produce wines which reflect the vintage from which they came. The Central Otago climate and soils are unique with the parent rock being glacially derived schist. Most of the soils having been cultivated only a few times in the 100 years before the viticulturists arrived, and some not at all. The growing season is warm and dry with cool nights. It is a short season however, with a risk of frost early and late and they actively restrict crop levels managing the vine canopy to achieve balance and uniform ripeness regardless of variety.


Colour White Origin New Zealand
Region New Zealand White ABV 12.50%
Drink From 2019 Drink To 2020
Everyday drinking, Special occasion, Vegan, Vegetarian