Articles in Paradigm Hill WINE, Crittenden Estate WINE, Shiraz Cabernet, Savagnin and Rahona Valley

Crittenden Estate Cri de Coeur Pinot Noir

by Crittenden Estate on

Cool weather over flowering resulted in lower than average yields. A warm, dry summer to follow fortunately ensured that our limited production achieved optimum flavour ripeness and will see the 2017 vintage be remembered as one of the best in a...... Read full article

Crittenden Estate Cri de Coeur Savagnin Sous Voile

by Crittenden Estate on

A complex array of flavours, amongst them preserved lemon, grilled nuts & exotic spice. A palate of tremendous breadth and length with mouth filling chalky texture and persistent acid drive.... Read full article

Crittenden Estate Macvin Savagnin

by Crittenden Estate on

NOSE Dried fruits with a lingering nutty, sherry like aroma attributed to the wines extended ageing under flor. PALATE Spices and sweet luscious golden fruits, all balanced with an acid spine.... Read full article

Crittenden Estate OGGI

by Crittenden Estate on

Skins fermentation with traditional Italian white grapes (three textural varieties) and made like a red wine. Distinctive, sophisticated and a great food wine. ... Read full article

Crittenden Estate Cri de Coeur Chardonnay

by Crittenden Estate on

Favourable weather led to excellent fruit set. A large crop load needed some “thinning” to reduce potential yeild. A mild to warm ripening period made for a perfect harvest with pristine fruit.... Read full article

Paradigm Hill Pinot Noir Adesso

by Paradigm Hill on

As many will recall, this is the happy result of "an experiment gone right" and just the third release of the wine! It was left in barrel for 18 months to evolve and mature but it was only after 10 months that we added some preservative. ... Read full article

Rahona Valley Single Vineyard Pinot Noir

on

Made exclusively from our Rahona Valley Block from five clones - MV6, 115, G5V15, D2V5, D5V12. Pinot Noir is the holy grail of grape varieties. It must be grown in the right place and be given much love to get fully ripe but do so slowly.... Read full article

Paradigm Hill Pinot Noir L’ami sage

by Paradigm Hill on

L’ami sage in 2014 reflects more perfume and elegance, yet, paradoxically exhibiting both subtlety and power. The fine tannin structure builds on the palate and as with the Les cinq, there is a generosity together with a long complex and balanced...... Read full article

Paradigm Hill Riesling

on

Fruit is crushed, stems removed and the must is left to soak a while before pressing off the juice & overnight cooling. The clear juice that is fermented in open 2000 litre vats [14oC to 16oC]. Wine is bottled after a further 6 months.... Read full article

Paradigm Hill Pinot Gris

by Paradigm Hill on

The Pinot Gris is crushed and stems removed. The must is left to soak a while before pressing off the juice & overnight cooling before the clear juice is fermented in French oak barrels – 50% new Vosges forrest sourced oak is used [16oC to 18oC].... Read full article

Advertisement