Thursday, July 26, 2012

Kleine Zalze Family Reserve Western Cape Sauvignon Blanc Sur Lie 2010 89 Points

Clear, pale gold, showing advanced color development, clean, stewed citrus, canned pineapplesin syrup, ripe Custard apples, peppery, intense sandy, dusty minerals, hints of white stone fruits, good purity.

Dry, with high acidity, crunchy, linear with fine focus on delicate fruit, peppery and Custard apples follows through, fruit fading, spicy mid palate, tad oily, fresh, moderate plus alcohol (13.5), elegant, long with good persistence.Now until 2015.

Not in the same league as when it was just released, 3 bottles opened and consistent!