Serious sauvignon

O:TU Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2015, Marlborough, $28.99

Made from grapes grown in the Awatere Valley subregion of Marlborough. Rich, textural sauvignon blanc with concentrated grapefruit marmalade, lemongrass, nettle, flint and capsicum flavours. This wine demonstrates how well sauvignon blanc can respond to a little bottle age. (Screwcap

Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view Bob’s original tasting

Alcohol: 13%

Ageing: now to 2021

Food: Snapper, pommes puree, leeks & chive beurre blanc

Stockists: O:TU Wines (NZ only)

Ranked: #13 of 157 2015 Sauvignon Blanc from Marlborough

Awarded: Top Rank

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