Monday, March 24, 2014

Ormonde Sauvignon Blanc 2012 86 Points

Ormonde Sauvignon Blanc 2012 86 Points

Ripe Sauvignon leaning more towards the greener side, near textbook character, will lends itself for any occasion, but somehow lacks the X-Factor, to warrant higher score, tasted in December 2013 it shows the elements are still not fully integrated, nearly two years after harvest! The questions then is when?

Alcohol: moderate | 13%abv

Origin: Darling

Notes: Granadilla | figs | grassy |peppery |sandy

Ideal drinking occasions: Anytime

Serve with: tempura West Coast mullet or Hottentot fillet

Drink: now until 2015+