100% Verdelho Verdelho is variety made famous on the Portuguese Island of Madeira where for many centuries it has been used in the production of fortified wine. Esk Valley has been New Zealand's pioneer of this variety, producing a dry style wine from our Hawkes Bay vineyards since 2002. This is a full-bodied and dry style wine with a fresh acidity. It exhibits the exotic flavours and aromas of peach, orange citrus and passionfruit. Perfect with grilled and roasted white meats, fish, shellfish, pizza, pasta, salads, summer picnics, mild creamy cheeses.