Mahi Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc (2021)

Still very youthful, the 2021 vintage (4.5*) was mostly handled in tanks; the ripest, hand-picked fruit (19 per cent of the blend) was barrel-fermented with indigenous yeasts. Bright, light lemon/green, it is a freshly aromatic, vigorous wine with good intensity, complexity and structure, mouth-watering acidity and a tangy, bone-dry (less than 1 gram/litre of residual sugar) finish. Best drinking mid-2022+.

Details

Type: White Wines
Variety: Sauvignon Blanc
Vintage: 2021
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $22 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: V+

This wine is a Potential Classic.

When to drink: 2022

Reviewed December 2021

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