TohuWhenua Awa Single Vineyard Chardonnay 2017Product code: 9273
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A stellar offering from New Zealand, the Tohu Whenua Awa Single Vineyard Chardonnay wine captivates with rich, complex flavours. This bottle exudes tasteful notes of citrus, peach and toasted almond, underscored by a mineral edge. Aged in French oak barrels, it exhibits a splendid interplay of creamy, buttery textures and vibrant acidity. The finish is impeccably smooth, leaving a lingering taste of vanilla. Great for pairing with seafood, this wine remarkably encapsulates the essence of its Marlborough vineyard, reflecting its cool climate and fertile soils. Exceptional craftsmanship makes this Chardonnay an exquisite choice for any wine connoisseur.
Aromas of juicy ripe stonefruit, pink grapefruit and soft smoky oak. Richly textured palate of citrus, summer fruits and subtle mealy characteristics • seamless balance, refinement and length
About the Winery
Tohu winery is a renowned wine producer based in the pristine region of New Zealand. Acknowledged worldwide for its premium and deeply satisfying wines, it holds the unique distinction of being the world's first Māori-owned winery, tracing its lineage back to the Māori tribe of Te Tau Ihu.
With an unwavering passion for attaining the highest quality, Tohu continually harmonises traditional Māori viticulture practices with modern winemaking techniques. The winery's dedication to sustainability is noteworthy it’s deeply committed to preserving the land for future generations. Utilising environmentally-friendly practices and fostering biodiversity, Tohu ensures the enduring prosperity of the ecosystem in which it thrives.
Boasting a diverse portfolio, Tohu produces a range of wines that cater to a wide spectrum of wine enthusiasts. From the elegant, refined notes of their Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc to the expressive, sophisticated undertones of their Pinot Noir, every bottle from Tohu encapsulates a unique aspect of the local terroir.
Remarkable for its authenticity and commitment to quality, Tohu winery is not only a celebration of Māori heritage but also an emblem of New Zealand's exceptional prowess in winemaking. Combining ancestral wisdom, a commitment to sustainability, and the richness of New Zealand's terroir, Tohu winery presents a wine drinking experience that's truly in a class of its own. Experience the distinctive notes, textures, and aromas in each bottle as you partake in a legacy that reverberates beyond the last sip.
The winery's dedication to acknowledging Māori heritage is also imprinted on its labels. Each bottle proudly carries the Tohu symbol; a stylised Māori koru pattern that represents interconnectedness and continual growth - values carried through every aspect of Tohu winery.
So whether you're a seasoned wine connoisseur or someone seeking an exceptional drop, do consider Tohu. Their captivating wines pay homage to traditional Māori craftsmanship and the rich, varied terroir of New Zealand, definitely warranting a taste.