Friday, May 11, 2012

Laborie Western Cape Sauvignon Blanc 2011 85 Points

Clear, day bright pale white straw with slight green reflections medium concentration and medium viscosity.

Clean, medium plus intensity, green lime, Cape gooseberries, brush of tropical fruits, delicately ripe, grassy, peppery note, riverine pebbles mineral core, excellent purity of fruit.

Dry, clean, crisp with medium plus acidity, green lime juice, white pepper spiciness, crunchy, hints of salt minerals, lean, athletic profile, medium bodied, medium alcohol (13%, delicately juicy green fruit, medium plus lenght and medium complexity.

Now until 2016