Strikingly aromatic with tropical pineapple, backed
by hints of citrus zest and pink grapefruit.
Palate: Icon Sauvignon Blanc is a complex wine with
excellent structure and weight. Displaying the
distinct Marlborough combination of ripe tropical
fruit and herbaceousness, it has a smooth
sumptuous mouth feel, and a long, lingering finish.
Food Pairing: A fantastic complement to seafood dishes such as freshly prepared oysters, prawn and lemon skewers, or steamed mussels.
Back on form after the disappointing 2008, Nobilo’s Icon deftly combines hints of honey and stone fruit with a leafy overlay of herbal flavors. It’s medium bodied, with a finish that’s tinged with tobacco leaf. Drink now and over the next 6–9 months.
So rich in history, Nobilo wines are proudly hailed as some of New Zealand's most respected pioneering wine brands. A Croat immigrant, Nikola Nobilo, whose family history and winemaking background stretches back over 300 years to the Adriatic island of Korcula off the Dalmatian coast, led the way. The history of the company in New Zealand goes back to the early 1940's when this Croatian family, landed in New Zealand. They settled in Huapai, West... View More