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2018 Discovery Sauvignon Blanc Semillon

$24.00 Members $19.20

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

Complex layered and blended white. 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 harmonization.

ALCOHOL

12.5 % by Vol | 7.4 Standard Drinks

FOOD MATCHING

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

GROWING SEASON

One of the great years for white wines. The long and gentle season allowed for the development of high level aromatics while maintaining pristine natural acidity and elegance.

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

5th March 2018