Sunday, May 6, 2012

Ross Gower Elgin Sauvignon Blanc 2011 88 Points

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

Clean, medium intensity, introvert profile, restraint  Loire style, unshowy with delicate lime, green orange segment, ripe papaya and fleshy stone fruits such as white peaches, fig,green peas,hints of stony minerals, very good purity of fruit.

Dry, racy, lime freshness, high acidity, fresh, medium bodied, moderate alcohol (13%), mineral core, delicately juicy, good fruit purity follows through, peppery and spicy texture, linear profile, medium plus complexity, medium plus lenght.

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