Jackson Estate Somerset Block 2 Single Vineyard Waihopai Valley Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc (2017)

Still on sale, the concentrated 2017 vintage (5*) was grown in the Waihopai Valley and handled entirely in tanks. An aromatic, intensely varietal wine, it is full-bodied and ripe, with strong tropical-fruit flavours, bottle-aged notes adding a toasty complexity, and a crisp, dry (3 grams/litre of residual sugar), lasting finish.

Details

Type: White Wines
Variety: Sauvignon Blanc
Vintage: 2017
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $29 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: V+

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

The overall rating for quality is Tentative, as Michael has only reviewed a small number of vintages of this particular wine.

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