Te Mania Sauvignon Blanc 2017
Sauvignon Blanc is ideally suited to the Nelson region where a combination of warm, sunny days and cool autumn nights, help to create the intense varietal flavours for which this flagship New Zealand wine is recognised.
Tasting: Delightfully aromatic with citrus, gooseberry, green apple and fresh herbs. A mouth-filling palate showing delicious citrus, passionfruit, gooseberry and green apple flavours with typical mineral edge. A vibrant, well balanced full flavoured wine with a long finish.
Wine Making: All fruit was crushed and destemmed before being cool fermented to preserve the vibrant, fresh Sauvignon characters.
Certified Organic: Asure Quality.
Diet: Suitable for a vegetarian diet.
Analysis: Alcohol 13%, Residual Sugar 4 g/L, Acidity 7.4 g/L
Lively and fragrant, the inviting bouquet shows green rockmelon, feijoa, nectarine and lime zest aromas, leading to a vibrant palate that is intense and juicy. The wine offers youthful fruit flavours and bright acidity, leading to a lengthy tasty finish. 4½ STARS - Sam Kim, Wine Orbit, Nov 2017