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Sauvignon Blanc 2016
Waipara Valley
  • Tasting Notes
  • Wine Background
  • Aroma

    Crisp stone fruit, crushed herbs and wet river stone complemented by a        touch of smoky oak.

     

    Palate

    Rich, mouth-filling flavours of nectarine, white peach and grapefruit, balanced with mineral acidity and a lingering finish.

     

    Food Match

    Slightly chilled with pan fried fish on a bed of herb infused risotto.

    Cellaring

    Slightly chilled with pan fried fish on a bed of herb infused risotto.

     

    "I love the rich texture and vibrant, yet complex flavours in this beautifully balanced wine"

    Andrew Brown, Winemaker

    A Celebration of Place

    Our Equinox wines are hand crafted to capture the unique terroir of the Waipara Valley region, with emphasis on texture and structure.

    Vineyard Region

    Hand-picked from The Mound vineyard in the Waipara Valley, with Glasnevin loam soils over gravels.

    Winemaking

    6 months in 100% French oak barriques, 15% new.

    Bottles produced

    2,796

    Analysis

    Alcohol 14% / Acidity (TA) 7.77 / pH 3.0

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