Villa Maria Private Bin Lightly Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc

£11.25 / bottle

This product is out of stock right now. Enter your email address in the form below to be notified when we have it back in.

Additional information

Bottle Sizes
Main Grapes
Origin ,
Other Grapes


Villa Maria Lightly Sparkling Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc is made from fruit sourced from vineyards across the Marlborough region in the Wairau and Awatere valleys spanning a range of different meso-climates. It is a lightly sparkling, “Frizzante” style of wine.

Villa Maria is probably one of the most famous New Zealand winery and, alongside Cloudy Bay, is responsible for the initial popularity of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc in the the UK. The origins of Villa Maria stretch back to 1961 when, aged 21, Sir George Fistonich leased 5 acres of land from his father, planted vines and started making wine. Since those first cuttings took hold in the soil out in Mangere, near Auckland, Sir George has been determined to be at the cutting edge of quality wine-growing. Today Villa Maria is available in more than 50 countries around the world and has claimed the title of New Zealand’s Most Awarded Winery for over thirty consecutive years.

Careful attention was paid to vine health and cropping levels to give the vine the best chance to optimise the season and develop strong, clean flavours. The fruit was crushed, pressed and settled for 48 hours before removing the press solids for fermentation. Both neutral and aromatic yeast strains were used to aid in intensity and site reflection. Fermentation was conducted at 12-14°C to maintain flavour and aroma retention. After a short period of resting on yeast lees post fermentation completion, the wine was filtered, gently infused with a fine bead of bubbles and bottled to capture its vibrancy and freshness.

Tasting Notes

Villa Maria Private Bin Lightly Sparkling is bursting with melon and fresh peach aromas, this vibrant and crisp wine has a lingering sparkle in the mouth. The small delicate bubbles of this frizzante style wine enhance zingy fruit flavours capturing the essence of New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc.

Food Pairing

Villa Maria Private Bin Lightly Sparkling is great as an aperitif and a good match for fish, shellfish and summer salads.


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Villa Maria Private Bin Lightly Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc”

Your email address will not be published.

8 + four =

Related Products...

Address: 55 High Street, Fareham, Hampshire PO16 7BG | UK VAT No. 544 2912 49 | Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme (AWRS) Unique Registration Number (URN) XVAW00000101036 | EORI No: GB544291249000 | Copyright © 2022 Fareham Wine Cellar All rights reserved
  • We will use the data you submit to fulfil your request. Privacy Policy.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.