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Saint Clair 2016 Vintage

Saint Clair
Vicar's Choice
Pinot Gris Bright Light

A lighter way to enjoy a fresh and luscious Marlborough Pinot Gris


Matt Thomson and Hamish Clark


Light gold


Golden baked pear, fresh bread crust and apple blossom aromas.


A luscious texture with poached pear and cinnamon flavours and a long lingering finish.

Ageing potential:

Ready to drink now, this wine will continue to reward over the next few years.


The grapes were harvested at optimum flavour ripeness but before the sugar level was too high. This allowed a lower alcohol wine to be produced. Fermented in stainless steel, the fermentation was stopped with a little residual sugar remaining to balance the natural acidity and add richness. The wine was lightly fined and filtered prior to bottling.

Wine Analysis:

Alcohol: 9.5% v/v , Titratable Acidity: 5.9g/L, Residual Sugar: 9.5g/L , pH: 3.36.

Food match:

With its lower alcohol this wine is ideal as an aperitif or luncheon wine and is well matched with white meats and cheeses.