5 Stars, Sam Kim, Wine Orbit
2020 Loveblock Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc – An elegant rendition of the variety with textural mouthfeel and refinement; the beautifully lifted bouquet shows Granny Smith apple, apricot, fresh herb and lemon peel aromas with a hint of gun smoke. It’s focused and concentrated on the palate, delivering excellent vibrancy together with crisp acidity, finishing splendidly long and mouth-watering. Certified organic. At its best: now to 2025. www.loveblockwine.com. Dec 2020. 93 Points. 5 Stars.
2020 Loveblock Marlborough Pinot Gris – Old World-inspired and elegantly complex, the wine shows apricot, poached pear, Gala apple and subtle savoury notes on the nose, followed by a beautifully weighted palate displaying lovely vibrancy and persistency. It’s delightfully textured with zesty acidity, offering splendid drinking. Certified organic. At its best: now to 2025. www.loveblockwine.com. Dec 2020. 94 Points. 5 Stars.