Millton Libiamo Field Blend 2017 (Viognier/Marsanne/Muscat) (Biodynamic Wine)
Gisborne, New Zealand
This wine is a blend of Viognier, Marsanne and Muscat. The wine is rich and sensual with an adoring complexity of Bosc pears and walnuts together with pretty white flowers and juniper berries stimulate the aromas. The taste is dry with a subtle pucker of textured tannins. It is cloudy from natural sediments and complex in structure, with a gentle phenolic tension and underlying salinity. Good match with Indian dishes, or duck breast poached in Moroccan spices.
We call this wine Libiamo; “let’s drink”.
MILLTON VINEYARDS – Gisborne (Organic)
“Grown not made” is the philosophy that duo James and Annie Millton follow to ensure their wines portray a sincere expression of Gisborne terroir. Considered pioneers in biodynamic wine, Millton Vineyards have been crafting wine using low-impact techniques since their very beginnings in 1984. They were one of the first to achieve Demeter certification, guaranteeing the highest standard of biodynamic agriculture and horticulture. To further solidify this commitment, in June 2012, James Milton was named a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit as recognition for his services to the New Zealand wine industry.
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