Lashings Sauvignon Blanc

2013

With a unique combination of climate (maritime), geography and geology, Lashings celebrates wines of great clarity, delicacy of fruit and elegant structure. The philosophy of Lashings is to make wines that define the region, respect the variety and above all, make complex, interesting wines.


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VINTAGE CONDITIONS
Warm weather from December to February set the course for a early start to vintage. Grapes reached full ripeness with balanced sugar levels and natural acidity.

TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Harvest Date March 2013
pH 3.05 Acidity 7.7g/L Alcohol 12.5% Residual Sugar 0.2g/L
Bottling Date July 2013
Peak Drinking Now to 2017

GRAPE VARIETY
Sauvignon Blanc

MATURATION
This wine has been matured for 9 months in 100% French oak barrels – 40% new with the remainder in seasoned French oak barrels.

COLOUR
Brilliant bright white with green hues.

NOSE
A classic Margaret River nose passionfruit, gooseberry and a hint of cut straw.

PALATE
This palate is crisp and fuller than the nose would suggest. It follows from the nose with gooseberry dominating. Slightly herbal with citrus notes. Clean finish.

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