Whitehaven Greg Awatere Valley Single Vineyard Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc (2021)

The intensely varietal 2021 vintage (5*) is a highly aromatic wine, tank-fermented and briefly lees-aged. Light lemon/green, it has fresh, penetrating, tropical fruit and herbaceous flavours, enlivened by racy acidity, and a finely poised (2.6 grams/litre of residual sugar), lasting finish. A benchmark Awatere Valley style.


Type: White Wines
Variety: Sauvignon Blanc
Vintage: 2021
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $28 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: V+

This wine is a Potential Classic.

Reviewed 2021

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