Astrolabe Durvillea Sauvignon Blanc 2015

ASTR020
A great Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc from the excellent Astrolabe. Aromas of passionfruit and gooseberry with good freshness and minerality on the finish.
Type:
Vintage:
2015
Size:
75cl
Main Grape:
Grape Mix:
100%
Style:
Dry
ABV:
13%
Producer:
Region:
Country:
New Zealand
Body:
Zesty, zingy and refreshing
Drinking Window:
Drink Now
Closure Type:
Screw Cap

Astrolabe Wines

Astrolabe Wines was established in 1996, as winemaker Simon Waghorn's own label. Astrolabe produces a range of wines that express the purity and intensity of fruit flavours naturally afforded by the climate and soils of Marlborough. All grapes are sourced from unique Marlborough sites, carefully chosen to add complexity and completeness in the wines. Simon is fascinated by the distinctive qualities of the Awatere Valley and Kekerengu Coast sub-regions, whether bottled alone, or blended as part of the Marlborough classic. Simon’s skill and accumulated experience capture the essence of Marlborough in wines of purity, focus and balance

Tasting Notes

Pale lemon-straw with green highlights. .Aromas of lime zest, gooseberry, sweet straw and black currant leaf. The palate is full of gooseberry and lime flavours with a long, crisp and clean finish

Food Matches

Enjoy with fresh oysters