Saturday, May 5, 2012

KWV Reserve Collection Western Cape Sauvignon Blanc 2011 92+ Points

Clear, day bright, pale straw with green reflections, medium concentration, medium plus viscosity.

Clean, medium plus intensity, greengage, green kiwi, ripe gooseberries, grassy, chives, mineral core with slight cedary / pine needles note, multilayered and complex profile.

Dry, broad almost creamy fat texture, concentrated,  fresh and racy, medium plus acidity, salt minerals, full style, vibrant, medium plus alcohol (13.5%), slight honeyed character on medium plus finish and complexity.

This 2011 is amongst the top echelon of South Africa's finest Sauvignon Blanc, a must try by all means.

Now until 2019