Redmetal Block Five Albarino 2020

Redmetal

Redmetal Block Five Albarino 2020

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Restaurant Month 2020 Chef's Table dinner wines - only available for a limited time
Menu: Matched with Ostro's Scallop and Oysters

Redmetal Block Five Albarino 2020

Stonefruit, a touch of mandarin and hints of dried herb on the nose, followed by a fruit forward palate with beautifully balanced acidity. An excellent aperitif or seafood wine that will cellar comfortably for 4-6 years

 

About Redmetal Vineyards

Redmetal Vineyards began in 1991 with the planting of a north facing 8-hectare block of prime viticultural land in the Bridge Pa Triangle sub-region of Hawke's Bay.

This is a part of New Zealand renowned for it's agricultural excellence.  The vineyard is on the old bed of the Ngaruroro River with free-draining river gravels (locally known as red metals) being the crucial factor in making high quality wine.

The Bridge Pa Triangle is situated at latitude 39⁰ south, about the same distance from the equator as Madrid in the northern hemisphere. We don’t get their temperature extremes, but concentrated fruit flavours are produced by a long, slow ripening season.