Man O’ War Pinot Gris

Man o' Man, this is delicious!

Man O’ War Pinot Gris

2021, Waiheke Island New Zealand
  • One of Man O' War's top selling, most popular wines (one slurp and you'll see why!)
  • "2021 was another ripper of a vintage"
  • Medium, slightly sweeter style Pinot Gris that's balanced by fresh, crisp acidity
  • RRP $25.99

    $19.99

    If you haven’t visited the eastern end of Waiheke Island, you’re missing out big time. Nestled in among sandy beaches, coves and picture perfect Aotearoa coastline you’ll find the Man O’ War vineyard. Man O’ War Pinot Gris

    In 1769 Captain Cook saw the coastline’s potential for timber for the Royal Navy (thus the wine’s name). In 1993 the family behind this range of wines planted their first vines.

    Their white label Pinot Gris is one of their top sellers for one good reason – it’s effin’ delicious! A medium style, slightly sweeter style Pinot Gris that’s balanced by fresh, crisp acidity. This is their 2021 release and in the words of the MOW crew – “2021 was another ripper of a vintage…it has a noticeable spritzy character which gives it an extra edge of refreshment. A stunning wine, Pinot Gris at its absolute best!”

    Using fruit both both their Waiheke vineyards and also Ponui Island, just off the eastern coastline of Waiheke. Here’s a tip – if you’re on the island make the trek over to the eastern side and visit the Man O’ War crew. Grab yourself a glass and enjoy the million dollar view from the lawn or beach – it doesn’t get much better!

    The Lowdown: 13% alc / 750ml / Screwcap

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