2009 Semillon Sauvignon Blanc

2009 Semillon Sauvignon Blanc

Product Description

Double Trophy Winner for Best Dry White Blend at the Royal Adelaide Wine Show 2009 and Qantas Western Australia Wine Show 2009. Beautiful crisp minerality on a bed of lemons and lime.

TECHNICAL NOTES
Awards: 5 Stars, 95 points and Best of the Best Wines by Variety ~ James Halliday Australian Wine Companion 2011 Trophy/Gold ~ Royal Adelaide Wine Show TOP 100 ~ Ray Jordan's Great White Tasting
Region: 100% Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River, Western Australia
Colour: Pale straw appearance with green tinges.
Bouquet: The nose is quite lifted showing lemon/lime citrus intensitycombined with some creamy and nutty barrel ferment characters.
Palate: The palate is tight and fresh, displaying grassy/citrus and nutty flavours. The palate displays ample weight of juicy succulent stonefruit flavours combined with a wonderful lick of acidity to give a fine dry minerally finish.
Source: 51% Semillon 49% Sauvignon Blanc from Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Oak Treatment: 5% barrel fermented in new Frenck oak
Serving Suggestion: Marron and fragrant Salad. Great with Thai.
Alcohol: 12.8%
Sweetness: Dry
Residual Sugar: 3.62 g/L
pH: 3.2
Acidity: 7.4