Deepest red with a vibrant purple hue. Beautiful aromatics of violet, dark rose, freshly cracked pepper and boysenberry. Wonderful fruit purity on the palate balanced with precise acidity and fine, dusty tannins for a long, elegant finish. Great cellaring potential 7 to 12 years from vintage.
The Gimblett Gravels is a place of warmth, stone and sandy alluvial soils. This unique combination, along with other climatic factors such as sunshine hours, humidity and rainfall means the gravels retain heat, result in optimum ripening for Syrah, Merlot and Cabernet.
About Craggy Range
A focus on quality, right from the very beginning in 1998. Craggy Range is a quintessential, family-owned winery, situated in the shadow of the spectacular Te Mata Peak.
Craggy Range produces a collection of iconic wines from multiple regions in New Zealand including Hawke's Bay, Martinborough and Marlborough. Terry Peabody and his family pursued the single vineyard approach to winemaking, taking an innovative approach to select unique parcels of land and planted vineyards that would produce wines that spoke of their place