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2013 Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc. Wine of New Zealand.

Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc

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Allergy Information:

  • Contains: Sulphites

Tasting Notes:

A classic Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc with ripe passion fruit and fresh herb flavours for which the area is renowned

Region of OriginMarlborough
Wine ColourWhite
Alcohol Units9.4
ABV12.5% vol.
Current Vintage2013
ProducerYealands Estate Winery
Type of ClosureScrewcap
Wine MakerTamra Washington
Pack Quantity75
Pack Measurecl
CountryNew Zealand
Alcohol TypeWine
Taste Category1 - Fresh and zesty

Grape Variety:

Sauvignon Blanc

Vinification Details:

The fruit was crushed, de-stemmed then pressed gently prior to cold settling for 72 hours. The clear juice was then racked off and each parcel was fermented separately using two different yeasts. A long cool fermentation followed to capture and enhance the fruit flavours of passionfruit, currant and thyme. The parcels were then kept on lees for a period of three months, with regular stirrings to help gain texture and structure.

History:

Located in the southern Awatere Valley sub-region of Marlborough, Yealands Estate is arguably the most ambitious family-owned vineyard enterprise in New Zealand. Few could grasp the breadth of Peter Yealands' vision when he took on the challenge of creating terraced vineyards amongst these rolling foothills in the late 90s.

Regional Information:

Located at the north eastern corner of New Zealand's South Island, Marlborough’s winegrowing region is bounded by the Pacific Ocean in the east and towering mountain ranges in the north and south. A broad alluvial plain stretches from the coastline, gradually rising into narrow valleys with favourable northerly aspects.

Storage Type:

Ambient

Storage Instructions:

This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 2 years

Alcohol Unit Other Text:

9.4 UK Units per bottle
1.6 UK Units per 125ml glass
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Men: 3-4 units daily
Women: 2-3 units daily
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Net Contents:

75 cl e

Manufacturer Address:

Tesco Stores Ltd.,
Cheshunt EN8 9SL,
U.K.

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