Richmond Plains 2009 Nelson Sauvignon Blanc
Winery/Brand: Richmond Plains
Nose: Fresh herbaceous characters with gooseberry and capsicum notes.
Palate: Delicious gooseberry, capsicum, passionfruit and lime / citrus flavours with a lovely background of mineral and nettle tones. Fresh, fruity & vibrant with good weight and length. A very versatile and popular wine that complements a wide variety of food styles especially seafood and ideal as an aperitif.
"It's gently fragrant on the nose displaying capsicum, lime zest and passionfruit characters with a touch of herbaceous notes. The palate is vibrant and intensely flavoured with refreshing acidity and a lengthy crisp finish. A delicate style Sauvignon showing lovely balance and appeal. 86 pts ****½ Stars" Sam Kim » Wine Orbit
**** Stars Michael Cooper » Winestate
"Mellow, grassy wine with weight and body. Subtle flavours and a good balance between sweetness and acidity giving a bone-dry finish." Bob Campbell MW
|Region||Nelson, New Zealand|