Brightwater Vineyards Lord Rutherford Nelson Sauvignon Blanc (2019)

Grown at Hope, on the Waimea Plains, the distinctive 2019 vintage (5*) is a single-vineyard wine, from mature vines. Handled without oak, it is full-bodied, with highly concentrated, ripe flavours of passionfruit and pineapple, balanced acidity, and a dry (4 grams/litre of residual sugar), sustained finish. Drink now to 2021.


Type: White Wines
Variety: Sauvignon Blanc
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★✰ – 4.5 Stars
Price: $25 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: V+

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

When to drink: 2021

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