Leveret Estate Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc (2021)

The 2021 vintage (4*) is a generous wine, fermented in a mix of stainless steel tanks (55 per cent) and oak barrels (45 per cent). Bright, light lemon/green, it is full-bodied, with strong, ripe, tropical fruit flavours to the fore, a herbaceous undercurrent, a distinct touch of complexity, fresh acidity and a dry (2.6 grams/litre of residual sugar), finely balanced finish.

Details

Type: White Wines
Variety: Sauvignon Blanc
Vintage: 2021
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★✰ – 3.5 Stars
Price: $22 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

Past Vintages:
Vintage: 2021; Winemaker’s Rating: 7/7; When to Drink: 22 – 23
Notes: WR provided by wineries. P = Peaked.

Reviewed February 2022

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