De Bortoli Family Selection Sauvignon Blanc 2014

$37.00

Winemaking

89% of the fruit is from Riverina which give generosity of flavours. 11% is King Valley Sauvignon to give the wine some more punch and structure to the palate. Wine making techniques included fermentation at elevated temperatures and fermentation with solids. These techniques improve texture and softness without sacrificing varietal expression.

Description

De Bortoli Family Selection Sauvignon Blanc 2014

Region

Riverina

Tasting Note

Fresh, vibrant and a little sassy. Tropical fruit, lime and fresh cut grass.

General Characteristics

Dry / Medium Bodied

Suggested Cuisine

Seafood, roast chicken, goats cheese.

Wine Analysis

Alc/Vol: 12.0% pH: 3.34 TA: 5.85g/L

Cellaring

Enjoy now or cellar up to three years.

Vintage Conditions

Good winter rains followed by a warm growing season lead to good yields of fruit. A hot beginning to the harvest period accelerated the ripening with frantic harvesting ensuing to pick the fruit with the ideal flavour spectrum.

Winemaking

89% of the fruit is from Riverina which give generosity of flavours. 11% is King Valley Sauvignon to give the wine some more punch and structure to the palate. Wine making techniques included fermentation at elevated temperatures and fermentation with solids. These techniques improve texture and softness without sacrificing varietal expression.