Woodgate Reserve Fume Sauvignon Blanc 2013

$28.00 A BOTTLE

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WINEMAKING NOTES

Woodgate Wines was established in 2006, it is family owned and operated. The fruit for our wines are sourced from a 5 hectare estate vineyard, a 2 hectare leased vineyard and selected parcels of fruit from local growers. The wine portfolio is constantly changing with the ongoing introduction of new and exciting styles and as such will always remain fresh, vibrant, new and individualistic. The fruit was handpicked, whole bunch pressed with juice run to French oak. 60% of the volume i barrel fermented (50% new oak)the balance in stainless steel. Maturation for 9 months, Batonage employed during this time.

FOOD PAIRING

Amazing with seafood like oysters, prawns and scallops! Anything with chicken, pasta or risotto. Delicious with salads and vinagerettes.

TASTING NOTES

Light straw in colour with lemon hues and brilliant clarity, this Fume Sauv Blanc has a lifted, complex nose showig an array of ime, gooseberry and spice, with dusty nuances. The palate is fresh with a complex textured mouthfeel, vibrant passionfruit, lime fruit flavours, with spicy, dusty nuances. It has a lingering finish framed by mineral acidity. The style is medium bodied, complex, elegant with fresh acidity. 12.0% Alcohol