|EYE/15||12||Opaque rim, Clear depth|
|NOSE/30||24||White Flowers, Lemon, Lychee aromas|
|MOUTH/30||27||Lemon, Cut Grass, White Flowers, Grapefruit flavours, Flat sweetness, Bright acidity, Drying tannins, Warm alcohol|
|FINISH/15||13||Long duration, Outstanding quality, Late peaktime|
|OPINION/10||8||Subtle complexity, Pleasant interest, Expected typicity|
Bright-intense appearance, with present-full aromas of lemon, lychee and white flowers. A medium-full-bodied white with white flowers, grapefruit and lemon flavours. The finish is layered-complex. An overall good-excellent wine from new zealand. 1971 plantings, "Wine that helped build the region"