Gooseberry | Guava | Mineral

Discovery 2017 Sauvignon Blanc Semillon

$24.00

MEMBERS: $19.20

Margaret River Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon are captured to highlight their attractiveness in youth.

Sauvignon offering lifted fragrances of gooseberry and lychee, with Semillon offering fig, white grapefruit and a mineral component. The portion of barrel fermentation introduces exotic spice and textural harmonisation.

Alcohol

12.5% by Vol | 7.4 Standard Drinks

Food Matching

Grazing platters | seafood | let’s be honest – doesn’t need food

Growing Season

A long and gentle vintage weather pattern, slightly cooler than the long-term average. The fruit gained lovely perfumes and textures while maintaining a magnificent verve.

Variety

2 parts Sauvignon Blanc | 1 part Semillon

Winemaking

Fruit is harvested based on flavours and natural acidity. A third of the blend is fermented and aged for 2 months on lees in seasoned French oak barrels to enhance mouth feel and to introduce complexion elements, while the balance Is cool fermented in stainless steel to retain freshness.

Cellaring Potential

Up to 3 years

Harvested

21st March 2017

Awards

Blue Gold | Sydney International Wine Show

Silver, Royal Melbourne Wine Show