2012 Sauvignon Blanc


Bouquet: Aromas of tropical fruits, ripe citrus, lemongrass, guava.

Palate: Fine texture, juicy acidity, minerality, lingering crisp finish.

Food match: White meats, pale cheeses, seafood especially scallops and oysters.

Cellaring: Ideally enjoyed as a young wine, may be cellared for several years.

Winemakers:  James Healy, Ivan Sutherland


Growing Region Marlborough
Alcohol 13.5%
pH 3.34
Acidity 7.3 g/l
Residual Sugar 3.3 g/l
Maturation Stainless Steel


Bob Campbell, bobswinereviews, March 2013 93/100

Pure, punchy gooseberry, passion fruit and nectarine/tree fruit flavours offer a strong varietal and regional expression. The flavour profile appears to be a little riper than most from this cool Marlborough vintage. Very attractive wine that begs you to have a second glass ... and a third. 93/100

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