Stoneleigh Rapaura Series Single Vineyard Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc (2020)

Labelled as 'the absolute best of Stoneleigh', this richly flavoured, single-vineyard wine is grown in the relatively warm, shingly soils of the Rapaura district and partly fermented in large oak cuves. The 2020 vintage (5*) is a powerful wine, weighty and sweet-fruited, with ripe, tropical fruit flavours, deep and dry, that build to a lasting finish. Currently delicious, it’s a classic example of the mid Wairau Valley style.

Details

Type: White Wines
Variety: Sauvignon Blanc
Vintage: 2020
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★✰ – 4.5 Stars
Price: $25 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: V+

Reviewed February 2022

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