Tiki Estate Pinot Gris 2011 launches

20 August, 2012

New Zealand winemankers Tiki Wines has released a 2011 Pinot Gris to the UK, Finland, Iceland, Channel Islands, Ireland and the domestic market.

The Marlborough-based winery has targeted independent wine retailers and the on-trade for the £11.99/€14.99 per bottle wine. 

Produced using grapes from a single vineyard, the “highest in the Upper Waipara Valley”, the wine is said to display “purity”, “freshness” and “elegance”.

Tasting notes, according to to Tiki Wines, include: quince, honeysuckle and pear. 


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