Marlborough Valley Wines Limited

Marlborough Sun Sauvignon Blanc 2018 Marlborough

Pungent, fruity and classic with aromas of passion fruit and mango, apple and sweet grapefruit. Crisp, refreshing, fruity and just dry with flavours that reflect the nose. Fleshy and juicy texture. Balanced and well made. Drink now and through 2021. 87 Points

Marlborough Sun Pinot Gris 2018 Marlborough

Varietal, plump, fresh and fruity bouquet. Aromas of sweet pear and yellow apple, a little white spice and white stone fruit. On the palate - juicy, fleshy, ripe and fruity with flavours that reflect the nose. Medium acidity and weight, balanced and ready to enjoy. Drink now and through 2021. 88 Points

Marlborough Sun Pinot Noir 2018 Marlborough

Attractive bouquet of Pinot Noir with aromas of red cherry and red apple skin, rose and cranberry. A layer of spice develops as the wine opens up in glass. A nice wine on the palate - dry with flavours of red berry fruits, red apple skin and some summer plum. The spice note continues to develop. Fine very easy tannins, medium+ acidity, crunchy texture, youthful, refreshing and ready. Drink now and through 2023. 88 Points

Marlborough Sun Merlot 2017 Marlborough

Attractive, fruity bouquet, varietal and fresh with aromas of dark cherry and plum, some quiet yet determined wood spice suggestions of brown baking spices. A simple yet inviting complexity. Just dry on the palate with a fruit forward core of plum and cherry, the baking spice and gentle wood ideas repeat. Fine easy tannins and medium+ acidity. Balanced and well made in a drink now style. Be sure to drink all your stocks of this wine by 2022. 87 Points

Cameron Douglas