Type: White Wine
Country: New Zealand
Region: Central Otago
Code: FELT500
Pale rose gold in colour and made from saignéed (to bleed off), free run Pinot Noir juice, only a small amount of this wine is made and only in specific vintages.

Felton Road

Owner, Nigel Greening along with Winemaker Blair Walters and viticulturist Gareth King have established Felton Road into one of the world’s iconic producers of Pinot Noir. Writer James Suckling goes as far as describing Felton Road as the “DRC of New Zealand”. Beginning with meticulous site selection and vineyard design which started in 1991, Felton Road's story is one of refusal to compromise. A strict 100% estate policy with fully organic and biodynamic viticulture (demeter certified) ensures that fruit arrives at the winery as pure as it can be, while the entire estate comes as close to true sustainability as is possible. A commitment to hands off winemaking: gravity flow, wild yeasts,...
The varietal notes of Pinot Noir are evident in this gently fruited and broadly textured wine. Red berry freshness on this blush white wine, you can definitely tell the Pinot Noir element, the freshness on the palate is quite superb,… fresh, focused and linear.

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