Bright gold with lychee, lime and candied lemon peel aromas. The initial sweetness evolves into orange and melon and is balanced with crisp acidity that gives the wine its impeccable line.
Enjoy with your favourite dessert.
Divine now, or cellar if you can and enjoy how it develops over the next 5+ years.
The story of the 2010 Cordon Cut wine starts well before the grapes were harvested. The canes with the fruit (called “cordons”) are cut and left to hang on the trellis for three weeks prior to harvesting. This reduces the grapes to about one third of their original weight, not only concentrating the sugars but also intensifying the flavours. Assessed daily, the grapes were harvested and pressed into stainless steel in late March 2010. After cold settling for a week, a small percentage was racked off for barrel ferment and the rest was co-inoculated and fermented in tank. Specialist yeast strains were used to accentuate the already abundant aromas and lift the fruit. After eight months of storage and barrel ageing, the 2010 Cordon Cut Sauvignon Blanc was carefully blended and bottled in January 2011, and bottle-aged for a further 10 months prior to release.
|Date Bottled||January 2011|
This collection is so delectable you may want more than one.
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If you can’t experience the beauty of a sunrise over the Pyrenees, the golden hues of our white wines are a pretty delightful substitute. This case is a stunning showcase of our whites. You’ll enjoy every variety of our Estate Range of signature white wines, as well as our crisp and complex starlet, the Lisa Marie Blanc de Blanc sparkling.
From our hugely popular Estate Chardonnay, to the Fumé Blanc made from our original Bordeaux clone of Sauvignon Blanc, our mouthwatering Viognier and our bright gold, divine desert wine the Cordon Cut Sauvignon Blanc, this collection is a fruity, floral slice of heaven. Lovingly handcrafted, these wines boast a memorable, unique character that reflects the passion of the people who made them.
This case includes:
2 bottles of Estate Sauvignon Blanc
2 bottles of Estate Cordon Cut Sauvignon Blanc
2 bottles of Estate Chardonnay
2 bottles of Estate Fumé Blanc
2 bottles of Estate Viognier
2 bottles of Lisa Marie Sparkling