Stoneleigh Sauvignon Blanc 2011 (6 x 750mL), Marlborough, NZ.

Liquor Act 2007: It is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years. Liquor licence LIQP770010049

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$14.99 per Bottle
$89.94 per pack
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Overview

This Stoneleigh Sauvignon Blanc displays vibrant, white nectarine and grapefruit aromatics, with tropical, passionfruit and subtle sweaty notes. This wine is best enjoyed while it is young and exuberant.

Region:
NZ - Marlborough
State:
Imported
Country:
New Zealand

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

The wine is light straw in colour with subtle green highlights.

Aroma

This wine displays vibrant white nectarine and grapefruit aromatics, with tropical passionfruit and subtle sweaty notes.

Palate

The palate shows balance, with ripe passionfruit flavours and complex minerality balanced by a tight, fresh acidity.

Cellaring Potential

This wine is best enjoyed whilst it is young and exuberant.

Food Matching

Serve slightly chilled on its own or with delicate white meat or seafood dishes.

Vintage
2011
Region
NZ - Marlborough
Grape Style
Sauvignon Blanc
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
13.3%

Winery Profile

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The unique terroir, where the Stoneleigh vineyards lie, defines the wine's independent qualities.

Located on the northern side of the Wairau valley, in close proximity to Marlborough's main river, the Wairau, the vignerons have located the vineyards on deep, infertile gravel beds covered in smooth ‘sunstones'. These sunstones reflect the sun's heat during the day, assisting ripening, whilst cool nights maintain intense fruit flavours. These factors combine to produce a wine with its own unique ‘place'.

The winemaker has harvested the fruit at peak intensity looking for both fresh and ripe fruit properties. By minimising winemaking intervention, the wine is able to express perfectly its unique origin.

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