Villa Maria `Private Bin` Sauvignon Blanc 2012 (6 x 750mL), Marlborough.

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Overview

Fruit for this wine was sourced from vineyards across the Wairau and Awatere valleys of the Marlborough region. The growing sites spanned a range of different meso-climates.

The 2012 vintage will go down in history for its long, dry and extended season. As a result, vine health was optimal resulting in superb vineyard flavour development with fruit harvested in excellent condition.

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

Winery Tasting Notes

Aroma

This intense Sauvignon Blanc is alive with a myriad of flavours dominated by gooseberry, passionfruit, fresh citrus, melon and nettle-influenced herbaceous aromas.

Palate

The wine has an enticing palate with a juicy flavour profile, purity and concentration, finishing crisp and clean with an interwoven thread of acidity.

Cellaring Potential

Enjoy now and until 2014.

Food Matching

Salmon, tomato, green bean and potato salad.

Vintage
2012
Region
NZ - Marlborough
Grape Style
Sauvignon Blanc
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
13%

Winery Profile

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Founded in 1961 by current owner and Managing Director, George Fistonich, Villa Maria is a privately owned winery.

Villa Maria produces New Zealand's most awarded wines and has achieved acclaim, both nationally and internationally since the early 1980's.  This outstanding achievement is due to an uncompromising commitment and dedication to quality at all stages of the grape growing and winemaking processes.

Villa Maria sources grapes from each of New Zealand's premium grape growing regions: Marlborough, Hawkes Bay, Gisborne and produces wines in two state of the art wineries situated in Marlborough and Auckland. Villa Maria was the first major wine company in New Zealand to seal their wines with screwcaps, ensuring their wine reaches the consumer just as the winemaker intended. 

Trophy for Champion Producer, 2008 Liquorland Top 100 International Wine Competition (New Zealand)

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