Sauvignon Blanc

Hatters Hill

Sauvignon Blanc

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Description: Our Hatters Hill Sauvignon Blanc is a classic and vibrant example. Sourced from our Dillon’s Point Vineyard in the Lower Wairau Valley, these soils are excellent for producing highly expressive and unique Sauvignon Blanc. Passionfruit, guava and blackcurrant leaf with a long, lustrous finish.

CURRENT TASTING NOTES:

2018

PREVIOUS TASTING NOTES:

2016  2015  2014

Winemaker: Heather Stewart

Aroma: Blackcurrant, passionfruit and a hint of minerality.

Palate: Vibrant and pure with guava, passion fruit and nettle flavours.

Drinking Potential: Drinking now and will continue to show expressive flavours over the next three years.

Viticulture & Winemaking: The fruit was carefully monitored during ripening and harvested in the cool of the evening at maximum flavour maturity. After settling, the juice was fermented in stainless steel tanks at a cool temperature to highlight the pure, vibrant fruit flavours.

Analysis: Alcohol 13%, Residual Sugar 2.6g/L, PH 3.31, Acidity 7.4g/L

Awards and Accolades

2017 Vintage

94 Points

“A delectable expression of the variety… The wine is powerful and satisfying with a persistent crisp finish”

- Sam Kim

5 Stars

“It is mouthfilling and dry, with pure, penetrating passionfruit and lime flavours, appetisingly crisp and very long.”

- Michael Cooper

4.5 Stars

- Winestate Australia

90 Points

“Striking bouquet- classic, pungent and potent aromas of pink grapefruit… salivating acidity."

- Cameron Douglas

4 Stars

“This is a taut and zezty, mouthwatering Sauvignon Blanc”

- Raymond Chan

2016 Vintage

93 Points

- Sam Kim

4 Stars

- Winestate Australia