|67 Liquor Shop||USD 9.67 $9.67 750ml|
|Kreston Wines & Spirits||USD 15.99 $11.99 750ml|
Brancott Estate Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough 2011
Ripe bell pepper aromas dominate, with hints of passionfruit. The palate has rich fruit intensity with a crisp finish. Grapes are harvested from the renowned Brancott Estate in Marlborough and are produced in a consistent, definitive Marlborough style.One can't be sure, but this might be the best 10 dollar sauvignon blanc anywhere.
External Reviews for Brancott Estate Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough
Pale straw. Pungent aromas of grapefruit pith, fresh herbs and pepper. Sweet, round and spicy, with varietally typical herbaceous and peppery elements enlivening the pineapple fruit. Fairly dense and tactile for a sauvignon in this price range, conveying a solid impression of extract.
Tangy lime and grapefruit flavors are complimented by a clean, crisp acidity and accented with plenty of mineral and herb details. Drink now.
Brancott sets the style for clean, oceanic Marlborough sauvignon with this mouthwatering wine. Thereandrsquo;s a touch of flint in the aroma, bright passionfruit flavors and fresh acidity to balance it. Delicious with a plate of fried clams.
A spicy and pungent herbal, almost peppery, note gives way to crisp lemon, lime and white grapefruit flavors, with zingy acidity. Distinctive and very refreshing. Drink now.
Food Pairings for Brancott Estate Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough
The wine is pale straw in color with green highlights. Aromas of rock melon, lemongrass and ripe gooseberry dominate with top notes ranging from tropical grapefruit to sweet capsicum adding interest to the nose. This wine displays hints of pungency in conjunction with its full fruit intensity. Overall, this is a well-balanced wine showing palate weight, sweet fruit flavors and the crisp, expressive acidity associated with this style.
|Alcohol: 12.5%||pH: 3.2|
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