2015 Astrolabe Province Sauvignon Blanc
Marlborough, New Zealand

The best slap in the face ever! Gooseberry, vibrant acidity, citrus, and minerals will pucker then please your palate.

90 WS

2015 Astrolabe Province Sauvignon Blanc


as part of a mixed case.

20+ bottles available.

5 bottles available for Same Day Shipping

Winemaker's Notes
"Pale straw with green highlights. On the nose, lemon grass, lime peel and elderflower, with background notes of white currant andred pepper. Medium-bodied with currant, gooseberry and citrus flavours, and a dry mineral finish."

Technical Notes
"A typical season in Marlborough, with a dry and mild harvest and growing degree days just above the long-term average. Spring rains, and less of the blustery summer winds, ensured plenty of groundwater and healthy vine canopies. The fruit was machine harvested in cool evening conditions, de-stemmed and lightly pressed with minimal skincontact. Clear, cold-settled juice was fermented in stainless steel vats at low temperatures and using neutralwine yeast strains to allow the powerful fruit flavours to dominate. 13.5% alc."
Wine Spectator
"90 pts ... 'Smart Buy' Crisp lime, grapefruit, passion fruit and lemongrass flavors show accents of fresh ginger. Smooth and succulent, especially on the finish."

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