Saturday, October 26, 2013

Timothy White The Sauvignon Blanc 2013 89+ Points

From La Petite Vigne Cellar in Franschhoek, part of Black Elephant Vintners portfolio, characterful, perfume, juicy and broad textured offering with ripe Sauvignon character, fairly rich in style, yet have brightness to make it exciting, only 2687 bottles produced, seek it out

Alcohol: moderate| 13 % abv

Origin: Franschhoek

Notes: passion fruit | gooseberries | lime | floral | salt

Ideal drinking occasions: lunchtime

Serve with: boiled noodles with chicken and spring onions

Drink: now until 2014