2016 Thelema Mountain Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc
Unwooded and well-balanced, with fresh melon and grapefruit flavours, and a full zesty palate.
Varietal: Sauvignon Blanc – Clones 133 ER, SV 316D, 159C, 11R and 7A.
Vintage: Cool summer days with very little rain, resulting in ideal growing conditions for grapes.
Winemaking Practise: De-stalked, crushed, pressed, settled & fermented in stainless steel tanks at 15•C.
Winemaker's Comments: A typical Thelema Sauvignon Blanc – lovely fresh melon and grapefruit flavours, with a full, zesty palate, all in perfect balance.
Maturation: Drinking well now, and will develop well for 2 years.
Food Pairing: As an aperitif or with delicately flavoured foods like salads, oysters, scallops and chicken.