Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough Section 94 2006
Section 94 is the barrel fermented Sauvignon Blanc version from Dog Point. Thenose reveals rich ripe tropical and citrus fruits with aromatic nuances ofwhite flowers against a yeasty background of lees complexity. The palate iscomplex with pronounced flavours of citrus fruits enhanced by a degree ofminerality and chalky textured lees characters and a hint of oak. A greatpartner to white fish, poultry and vegetable dishes and especially aromaticwhite cheeses.
Dog Point Vineyard combines the considerable wine-growing experience of Ivan and Margaret Sutherland and James and Wendy Healy. Our philosophy is total involvement by the partners from the vineyard through the winemaking process to marketing regionally distinctive and vineyard expressive wines.
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