Mission Estate Fete Cuvee

Mission Estate (Hawkes Bay)

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Mission Estate is the maker of this Mission Estate Fete Cuvee , a sparkling wine from the region of Hawkes Bay produced with pinot gris and chardonnay grapes. Uvinum users rate this sparkling wine with 4 out of 5 points.

Technical sheet · Mission Estate Fete Cuvee

Type Of Wine: sparkling wine
Appellation:Hawkes Bay (Hawkes Bay,New Zealand)
Winery: Mission Estate
Volume: 75 cl
Grapes: Chardonnay, Pinot Gris
Allergens: Contains Sulfites

Description · Mission Estate

Mission Estate Fete Cuvee (Chardonnay and Pinot Gris)

Mission Estate Winery
The story begins with a group of French Missionaries who sailed to New Zealand in 1838 with little more than their faith and a few vines. Mission Estate was established by these Missionaries in Hawke's Bay in 1851, where vines were planted to produce both sacramental and table wine, and New Zealand's first winery was born. The first record of a commercial sale dates back to 1870 when a parcel of mostly dry reds was sold.

Mission has never lost sight of its French heritage, as over the years Brothers of the Order have travelled to France to study and learn viticulture and winemaking skills. Our current winemaker Paul Mooney has been at Mission for over 30 years, and was originally trained by the Fathers.

At 'La Grande Maison' of Mission Estate there is still one row of Muscat grapes that have been grafted over the years from the very original stock bought to Hawke's Bay by the Marist Fathers.

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4/5

Mission Estate Fete Cuvee

A hand harvested cuvée crafted to celebrate Mission Estate's 160 years of winemaking and pioneering heritage. Named Fête (to honour the winery's French roots) this soft and light sparkling wine is made in the Champagne method giving it delicious creamy characteristics, delicate pear aromas and a...
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4/5

Mission Estate Fete Cuvee Nv New Zealand Hawkes Bay Sparkling 75Cl; The wine has a softness and lightness with creamy characteristics. There is a delicate pear aroma with an almond and biscuit...
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