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2017 Coopers Creek SV Albarino

2017 Coopers Creek SV Albarino

4 Stars Michael Cooper
2017 Coopers Creek SV Albarino
4 Stars Michael Cooper

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Supreme discount on a classy and refreshing Albarino -- from New Zealand's first producer of this promising Spanish variety. Delicate tree fruits with almond and spice nuance make a sophisticated nose and dry palate, with a nice palate weight driven by gently mineral acidity. Classic and expertly made, this is extreme value at this price!

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Elsewhere up to $23.99 Save $6 $17.99 in mixed 6+ or $19.99 per bottle

Overview

Grape

Albarino

Its Origins

Founded in 1980 by Andrew and Cynthia Hendry when the New Zealand wine industry was small and relatively unknown, Coopers Creek Vineyard has grown and matured over three decades into a top class winery with a strong international presence. It continues to innovate, particularly with new wine styles, introducing and pioneering promising new grape varieties that are ideal for cool climate regions. Viognier, Albariño, Arneis, Grüner Veltliner, Marsanne and Montepulciano are new varieties for New Zealand, but heading for stardom. Coopers Creek is satisfying a growing demand for these stylish varieties in addition to its longstanding pedigree with Chardonnay, Syrah and Bordeaux reds.

What The Critics Say

4 Stars Michael Cooper

"The 2017 vintage (4*) was harvested in the Bell Vineyard and tank-fermented. Lemon-scented, with good intensity and vigour of youthful, citrusy, slightly spicy flavours, it has a salty streak, a basically dry feel and firm acid spine."

93/100 Wine Orbit, Sam Kim (2016 vintage)

"Elegant and pristine, the inviting bouquet shows white stone fruit, lemon peel, apple blossom and almond characters. The palate is juicy and focused with excellent purity and fine texture, wonderfully framed by bright acidity, finishing persistent and attractive. Always reliable, always stylish. At its best: now to 2019. $23.00. April 2017." Drink 2017 - 2019

4 Stars Winestate Magazine

Stats & Food Matching

  • Variety

    Albarino

  • Colour

    White

  • Region

    Gisborne

  • Closure

    Cap

  • Volume

    750ml

  • Alcohol

    13.00%

  • Maturity

    2019 - 2021

This Wine Goes Well With

with CANAPES
with FISH
with SEAFOOD

Taste

3

Delivery & Returns

We deliver throughout New Zealand and to some locations overseas. Our deliveries are made by trusted third party carriers. For further details on prices and delivery options please go to DELIVERY INFORMATION section of our site.

If for any reason you are not entirely happy with your order or you suspect that they may be affected by a quality issue, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will remedy the problem straight away. Contact us on 0800 422 767.

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