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Astrolabe Sauvignon Blanc 2011

Bottle Size: 750ml Item #: 1778516
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Astrolabe Sauvignon Blanc 2011 750ml

Astrolabe Sauvignon Blanc

Colour/Appearance Pale straw with green highlights.Aroma/Bouquet Lemon grass, lime peel and elderflower, with background notes of white currant and red pepper.Palate Medium-bodied with currant, gooseberry and citrus flavours, and a dry mineral finish.

The fruit was machine harvested in cool evening conditions, de-stemmed and lightly pressed with minimal skin contact. Clear, cold-settled juice was fermented in stainless steel vats at low temperatures and using neutral wine yeast strains to allow the powerful fruit flavours to dominate.

Alcohol: 13.5 %Residual sugar: 3.3 g/LpH: 3.43Titratable Acidity: 7.6 g/L

Summer salads, poultry and all seafood, especially green-lipped mussels

Cellaring Best enjoyed when young and fresh, but has the potential to age gracefully until early 2013

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Astrolabe Wines Astrolabe Sauvignon Blanc 2011
BOTTLE SIZE: 750ml
 

Notes on the Astrolabe Sauvignon Blanc 750ML 2011

Tasting Notes Colour/Appearance Pale straw with green highlights.Aroma/Bouquet Lemon grass, lime peel and elderflower, with background notes of white currant and red pepper.Palate Medium-bodied with currant, gooseberry and citrus flavours, and a dry mineral finish.

Wine Maker Notes The fruit was machine harvested in cool evening conditions, de-stemmed and lightly pressed with minimal skin contact. Clear, cold-settled juice was fermented in stainless steel vats at low temperatures and using neutral wine yeast strains to allow the powerful fruit flavours to dominate.

Technical Notes Alcohol: 13.5 %Residual sugar: 3.3 g/LpH: 3.43Titratable Acidity: 7.6 g/L

Food Pairing Summer salads, poultry and all seafood, especially green-lipped mussels

Additional Notes Cellaring Best enjoyed when young and fresh, but has the potential to age gracefully until early 2013