Coonawarra

2019 Katnook Estate Sauvignon Blanc

6 x 750ml
Technical Attributes
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Tasting Notes

Colour: Pale green. Nose: Bright aromas of nectarine and grapefruit with hints of lemongrass and kaffir lime. Palate: Richly layered fruit and citrus with subtle herbaceous notes, balanced by underlying minerality, providing structure and freshness. Food Matching: Fresh oysters with vinaigrette, a bucket of fried chicken or goats’ cheese and zucchini quiche. Cellaring Potential: Enjoy now, or with optimal cellaring, will age gracefully for up to eight years.

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Winemakers Note

In 1981, decades before Sauvignon Blanc soared in the popularity stakes, Katnook Estate was one of the first to produce this variety in Australia. A palate of richly layered fruit and cirtus with subtle herbaceous notes the 2019 vintage is perfect to enjoy now or cellar for up to eight years. 20% of the wine was fermented and aged on lees for six months in a combination of new and seasonal French oak barrels to build complexity, texture and mouthfeel.

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