Cockatoo Ridge Sauvignon Blanc 2008 (6 x 750mL), Barossa Valley, SA

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$53.94 per pack
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Overview

This wine shows lemon and grapefruit aromas with a characteristic grassy element. On the palate the wine is crisp and refreshing with tropical fruit and gooseberries with a zesty dry finish.

Region:
SA - Barossa
State:
South Australia
Country:
Australia

Expert Reviews

Top 40 Wine "Such a pretty wine, full of passionfruit aromas and flavours wine with a big hit of lively acidity." Winestate (Australia), 14 Oct 08

88 Points & 3 1/2 Stars "At or around the $10 mark, this is one of the best examples on the market. It leads with bright ripe tropical fruits and sweet aromatic perfume; smells great. The palate has soft, delicate citrus and tropical flavour, smooth easy-drinking balance. Quite a polished result." Penguin Good Australian Wine Guide 2009, Nick Stock (Australia), 2009

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

Very pale straw with light green ting.

Aroma

Fresh lime, orange and passionfruit aromas.

Palate

Zesty, tropical fruit flavours with light and elegant varietal characters. Excellent fruit acid balance that finishes with an appealing crisp finish.

Vintage
2008
Region
SA - Barossa
Grape Style
Sauvignon Blanc
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
11%

Winery Profile

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Cockatoo Ridge has developed a reputation for producing a range of quality, fruit driven wines from South Australia, which are excellent value for money.

The emphasis with the still wines is to highlight the vibrant, complex varietal fruit flavours, which naturally occur in the grapes, without relying on winemaking techniques. The fruit is estate grown on Cockatoo Ridge vineyards.

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