It looks like you're using an out-dated browser.
We no longer support Internet Explorer.

For a safer, faster and better experience on the web, please update to a modern browser and try again.

Microsoft Edge Google Chrome Firefox
View all wines
Seddon Vineyard 2
Villa Maria SV Seddon Pinot Noir NV

Single Vineyard

Seddon Pinot Noir

This expression of Pinot Noir is grown on the southern side of the Awatere River in the Seddon Vineyard. It is recognised for producing distinctive red cherry and raspberry flavours with savoury notes of bay leaf.

$59.99

  • We only ship to New Zealand addresses from this online store. To find our wine near you please go to our stockists page.
  • Due to the busy festive season, our courier provider is experiencing delays and we are unable to guarantee delivery prior to Christmas.
  • Our shop is closed until the 5th of January.
  • Freight included for orders $120 and above.
Tasting Notes

This Seddon Pinot Noir has fresh floral, perfume and red raspberry aromas. The palate has soft tannins, a juicy linear acidity and culinary herb notes with hints of smooth dark chocolate from the subtle use of French oak.

Download full tasting notes: 20192018

Vineyards and Winemaking

This single vineyard expression of Marlborough Pinot Noir is grown on the southern side of the Awatere River, an old riverbed terrace that is sheltered from cooling mountain breezes. The Seddon vineyard terrace has a silty loam soil contributing the intensely perfumed aromatics. Spring of 2013 was bountiful, therefore careful attention to yield restrictions was applied to maintain a perfectly balanced vineyard. The 2014 summer was warm and dry allowing tannins to fully ripen, all fruit for this wine was harvested in March before the autumn rains.

Soils And Viticulture

Fruit set in the cool spring weather was lower than usual, resulting in the development of open bunches with small flavourful berries. From January onwards, Marlborough experienced a summer of the century, with a spell of long hot dry weather with moderately cool nights providing the perfect environment to ensure physiological and flavour ripeness whilst retaining
freshness.

Stunningly elegant and fine, the wine shows red cherry, raspberry, floral, toasted nut and thyme characters, combined with silky-smooth palate that's seamlessly flowing and lingering. Wonderfully proportioned and harmonious with seductive complexity. 96 Points

Sam Kim Wine Orbit
Region

Marlborough

our wines

You may also like

Shop all wines

To enter our site you must be of legal drinking age in your country.

Please enter your date of birth:

Awatere Valley