Brancott Estate

The Brancott Winery opened in 1977, making it one of the oldest wineries in Marlborough. From producing one of the world's first grape tipping tanks, the winery has stayed true to its pioneering herigate and embraced innovation. It was one of the first to commercially plant Sauvignon Blanc in Marlborough in 1973, at the top of New Zealand's South Island and has been heavily instrumental in developing the region as one of the foremost viticultural regions for Sauvignon Blanc world-wide. At present, Brancott Estate continues to lead with its innovative winemaking approach and passionate commitment to excellence under the stewardship of chief winemaker, Patrick Materman.

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Brancott 'Flight Song' Sauvignon Blanc 2017
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“This wine presents fragrant lemon, grapefruit and tropical fruit aromas on the nose. A sweet pungency, ripe lemon sherbet flavor and a hint of mango dance across the palate, which shows great balance with a refreshing, crisp and lively acidity.” ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 29897
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Brancott Sauvignon Blanc 2017
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“A crisp, exhilarating expression of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, this wine has vibrant tropical and citrus fruit notes with crisp herbal highlights.” ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 28384
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Brancott Sauvignon Blanc 2016
"Aromas of sweet ripe fruit reminiscent of ripe gooseberry, with golden stone fruit and rock melon are apparent. This wine, considered a benchmark of New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc, isfrom fruit harvested across the Marlborough region famous for this variety. The wine displays full fruit intensity with

Brancott Sauvignon Blanc 2015
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90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 “White fragrant and juicy, with apple blossom, lime zest and chive blossom notes surrounding a core of intense and refreshing lemon and grapefruit flavors.”

Brancott Estate 'Brancott B' Sauvignon Blanc 2010
" We were first to recognise Marlborough’s potential for exceptional wine, planting this variety on Brancott Vineyard. Brancott Estate wines are named in honour of this, our original Marlborough vineyard. 2010 was a magnificent vintage with the fruit ripened to perfect conditions. This impressive,

Brancott 'Reserve' P Noir Pinot Noir 2006
87  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 87"Lithe, with silky raspberry, cinnamon and sandalwood nuances. Hints of cedar, chai and tangy acidity extend through the finish." DS

Brancott 'B Brancott' S Bl Sauvignon Blanc 2009
89  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 89"Very refreshing, with pink grapefruit, kaffir lime and passion fruit notes that show plenty of concentration and focus, with lip-smacking juiciness. Stays persistent on the finish. Drink now. 700 cases imported." MW

Brancott Pinot Grigio 2007
"Mild weather over-flowering, followed by a very warm and dry growing season produced some fantastic wines from the 2008 vintage. The Brancott South Island Pinot Grigio is testament to this with expressive varietal character, intensity and balance." ~ Winery Notes

Brancott 'T Terraces' Pinot Noir 2007
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90"Showy, with a blast of raspberry and strawberry flavors, plus hints of mint and other herbal notes, against lively acidity and crisp tannins." ~HS

Brancott 'Unoaked' Chardonnay 2006
"Light straw in colour with distinctive aromas of peaches, citrus and tropical fruit. The fruitcharacters are carried through to the palate with the malolactic fermentation componentadding weight to the mid palate, which leads into a long, persistent and textural finish." ~Winery Notes

Brancott 'Rail Bridge' Sauvignon Blanc 2007
"The wine is light straw in colour with green highlights. This wine shows the typical fresh, sweet herb, fennel and tomato stalk aromas seen in Awatere Sauvignon Blancs. This is balanced by a fresh, juicy acidity." ~Winery Notes

Brancott 'Reserve' Sauvignon Blanc 2009
 "With aromas of ripe gooseberry and fresh herb combined with underlying mineral characters, this wine has concentration and purity of aroma and flavor. Vineyard blocks from the southern Wairau and Awatere valleys, displaying superior flavor and concentration, were nurtured to result in a wine

Brancott Pinot Noir 2006
 "Garnet red in colour, this wine exhibits bright cherry and red fruits accentuated with spicy highlights. It has an elegant, sweet approach displaying ripe red berry fruits, subtle spice and velvety tannins with the sweet fruit carrying the full length of the palate to the fi nish. Firm, yet fine,

Brancott Sauvignon Blanc 2014
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"This Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc is pale straw in colour with green highlights. It has a beautiful sweet ripe fruit character reminiscent of white stone fruit and citrus blossom with a crisp nettle highlight. The wine is almost pungent in its intensity with full fruit flavours across the spectrum