Lake Chalice 'The Nest' Marlborough Rose 2017

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Tasting Notes

Harvested from our own Falcon vineyard in the Renwick region of Marlborough's Wairau Valley.  This 100% Pinot Noir rose had long cool fermentation and was stopped early to obtain lower alcohol without compromising flavour. 

Palate & Aroma: Fresh strawberry, raspberry and dusted pink marshmallow, with apple blossom on the front palate and crisp tropical notes on the finish.


Harvested: Between 7th – 28th April 2017
Bottled: February, 2018
Winemaker: Chloe Gabrielsen
Brix at harvest: Average 19.5
Alcohol: 10.5%
Residual sugar:4.3g/l

  • Category: The Nest Series

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Lake Chalice Wines is one of the few remaining privately and locally owned wine companies in New Zealand and is located in the country's main wine-growing region, Marlborough.
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The Lake Chalice wine brand, including vineyards, has been purchased by family-owned Marlborough winery, Saint Clair Family Estate.

Lake Chalice was awarded the Reserve Wine of the Show at the Air New Zealand Wine Awards 2015 for the Lake Chalice Raptor Chardonnay 2014.

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