A fraternity of New Zealand’s most prestigious and enduring artisanal wineries from around the country, all are family owned but bound together by the love of craft and enjoyment of showing their wines the world over. The festive Twelve Case comprises of one wine from each Family winery reflecting not just the regionality and diversity of New Zealand‘s wine landscape but the Family’s philosophy of winegrowing anchored to a true sense of place. The wines have been specially chosen, from excellent vintages, by each winery to showcase the very best of their craft - It's worth over £250.00 and extremely limited.
Kumeu River Pinot Gris 2017
Aromas of peach & stone fruit notes tinged with a floral perfume. Rich & complex with a lively texture on the palate.
Villa Maria Gimblett Gravels Reserve Merlot 2013
Deeply coloured, fragrant red plum, berry fruit & violet aromas with subtle oak. Intriguing spice & blackberry fruit notes.
Millton Chenin Blanc Te Arai Vineyard 2016
Fresh lime zest, fragrant gardenias, taut & vibrant. Fine wool, bush honey, cumquat, ripe bouche pear & a tingling aftertaste.
Craggy Range Te Kahu Red Blend 2015
Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec & Cabernet Franc blend. Vibrant deep purple with fresh aromatics of dark cherry, plum & dried herbs. Lithe, balanced acidity, rich tannin & sweet fruited core.
Ata Rangi Crimson Pinot Noir 2016
The nose exudes spice, red liquorice & a medley of bramble fruit. All carry through on to the savoury palate which has weight, a fine structure & length.
Palliser Estate Pinot Noir 2016
Medium body, deeply packed core, ripe plum & Asian spices meet savoury, dark herb notes. Oak spice & toast elements.
Neudorf Rosie's Block Chardonnay 2016
Ripe fruits with muesli notes & a lean, citrussy palate. Medium weight, crisp & excellently complex.
Lawson's Dry Hills Gewurztraminer 2016
Characters of rose petals, lychee with delightful spice notes together with an off dry palate.
Nautilus Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2017
An intense & mouth-watering wine that has a citrus core & a strong finish.
Fromm La Strada Sauvignon Blanc 2016
Ripe citrus, passionfruit fruit and white florals, all complimented by flinty minerality and balanced acidity.
Pegasus Bay Riesling 2015
Bright lemon, peaches, nectarines, apricots & guavas. Concentrated yet powerful with a spine of tingling acidity.
Felton Road Bannockburn Pinot Noir 2017
Spice & savoury notes expand to pure, deep fruits, braced with acidity & luscious throughout. Transparency, power & tension on the palate..