We are always humbled when critics taste and score our wines so highly. A tonne of effort goes into growing, making, and promoting wine, so it's always a proud moment when an experienced wine critic appreciates our efforts.
Take a look at how Wine Orbit critic, Sam Kim, scored our flagship range.
te Pa 2020 Sauvignon Blanc: 94 Points & 5 Stars
Pristine and powerful, this is fabulously expressed on the nose showing Granny Smith apple, feijoa, nettle and kaffir lime notes, leading to a concentrated palate displaying excellent power and persistency. It's finely textured and lingering with loads of delicious flavours.
te Pa 2020 Pinot Gris: 93 Points & 5 stars
Offering gorgeous fruit purity and elegance, the wine shows white flesh peach, fresh pear, lemon peel and white floral aromas on the nose. It's equally satisfying on the palate with excellent focus and flowing mouthfeel, beautifully complemented by silky texture and juicy acidity.
te Pa 2019 Chardonnay: 94 Points & 5 Stars
Beautifully fruited and seductively complex, the bouquet shows nectarine, fig, nougat and roasted hazelnut aromas with a subtle flinty nuance. It's concentrated and wonderfully weighted, displaying multi-layered mouthfeel combined with creamy texture and bright acidity, offering splendid drinking.
te Pa 2019 Riesling: 95 Points & 5 Stars
This is stunningly beautiful; the inviting bouquet shows lemon/lime sorbet, Gala apple and white floral characters with a hint of wet limestone note. It's brilliantly focused and concentrated on the palate, exhibiting outstanding drive and flow, finishing wonderfully vibrant and refreshing. Style: Off-dry.
characters with a hint of wet limestone note. It's brilliantly focused and concentrated on the palate, exhibiting outstanding drive and flow, finishing wonderfully vibrant and refreshing. Style: Off-dry.
te Pa 2020 Rose: 91 Points & 4 1/2 Stars
Bright, crisp and instantly appealing, the wine shows crunchy apple, fig, apricot and watermelon characters on the nose, followed by a juicy palate delivering youthful fruit intensity backed by fine texture and vibrant acidity, finishing lingering and mouth-watering.
te Pa 2019 Pinot Noir: 94 Points & 5 Stars
Combining grace and refinement, this splendid pinot shows Black Doris plum, sweet cherry, floral and toasted nut characters with nuances of mushroom and mixed spice. The palate offers wonderful concentration and depth as well as richly textured mouthfeel and seamlessly woven tannins, making the wine delectably appealing and structured at the same time.