Fox Creek Sauvignon Blanc
A pale green, straw coloured wine with an aroma of citrus blossom and lemongrass. The wine is crisp with fresh flavours of gooseberry and melon with a clean and zesty finish. Very popular in restaurants and cafes.
Classically carietal nose with leafy aromas of lantana, citrus blossom, kaffir lime and lemon with hints of golden peach and pineapple.
Green herbs, pineapple, golden peach and orange characters fill a luscious and juicy mid palate, these flavours persist in the mouth before finishing with lemon zest and crisp balanced acid.
Harvest occurred on both February 2 and 5 for the older and younger sections respectively of the Fox Creek Cellar Door vineyard. The young vine section contributes the tropical fruit and mid palate weight and the older section provides the herbaceousness, perfume and citrus characteristics. Cool fermentation in stainless steel tanks for two weeks, with two different yeast strains allowed the grapes to express their natural characters and enhanced the structure of the wine. This wine is suited for early drinking and will retain fresh fruit characters for the next couple of years.
- Alcohol 12.5%
This wine is suited for early drinking and will retain fresh fruit characters for the next couple of years. This wine is made to be enjoyed whilst it is young.
Scott Zrna & Ben Tanzer
- Circle Club$17.00
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