Light straw color. Lifted aromas of ripe passionfruit and citrus. The palate is rich and mouthfilling, with passionfruit characters supported by citrus notes. Good length and juicy acidity complete a wine of excellent structure and balance.
A fantastic aperitif or an ideal accompaniment to light seafood and chicken dishes.
Originally a small winery, recent significant improvements have grown Drylands to an impressive 14,000 ton state-of-the-art winery capable of handling large volumes as well as "boutique" parcels.
Drylands Vineyard is situated near the middle of the Wairau Valley Region, 30m above sea level, surrounding the Drylands Winery in Hammerichs Road, Blenheim. The current Winery Block comprises 43ha Sauvignon Blanc, 1.5ha Semillon, and 1.5ha Chardonnay. The region immediately adjacent to the winery buildings has some of the... View More