Marlborough

Whitehaven Sauvignon Blanc (2018)

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Product Information

Country: New Zealand

Area: Marlborough

Wine style: White

Varietal: Sauvignon Blanc

Style: Dry

Alc(%): 13

Producer: Whitehaven Wine Company Limited

Size: 750ml

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Tasting Note
Colour / Appearance Pale yellow-green, with star bright clarity.
Aroma / Bouquet Lifted passionfruit, grapefruit, gooseberry, and peach fruit flavours, with complexing hints of jalapeno, nettle, boxwood and blackcurrant leaf.
Palate A full flavoured, medium bodied wine, with an abundance of regionally typical blackcurrant and gooseberry flavours that linger on the dry, clean finish.

Food Matching Fish, Shelfish, Mussels, Summer Salads
Grape variety Sauvignon Blanc
Serving Temperature Lightly Chilled

Terroir/Vinification

Climate A temperant, maritime influenced climate with warm sunny days and cool nights.
Geology Various sites throughout the region, most with silt over free draining gravels
Harvest Machine picked in cool evening conditions
Vinification Cold fermented in stainless steel with cultured yeast
Aging Stainless steel for 3-4 months
Acidity 7.4g/L
PH 3.38
Residual sugar 2.8g/L

Accolades

Decanter World Wine Awards 92 Points! 
Cellar Tracker 90 Points! 
Robert Parker 88 Points!  
Wine Enthusiast 88 Points!