The 2016 Hommage White, Mountford Estate is a wonderfully textured white with floral, peach-scented aromatics, hints of spice from the Gewurztraminer, grapey herbal hints courtesy of the Muscat and exotic, tropical fruits kept in check by balanced acidity on the long finish.
Mountford Estate is a boutique vineyard and winery, internationally renowned for making elegant wines of distinction, quality and interest. The stunning 21 year-old, 10 hectare vineyard is situated on the Eastern hillside of the Waipara Valley, which is highly regarded for the limestone rich soil. The team at Mountford Estate place a strong emphasis on attention to detail and use bio-dynamic practices in the vineyard and traditional Burgundian methods in the winery.
This delicious, ‘Alsace style’ blend allows every variety in the blend to play its part. Fermented using natural yeast with no sulphur used until after the fermentation is completed. It is then matured for 7 months in stainless steel tanks prior to bottling. .
Varieties: Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Pinot Gris & Muscat
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