Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Corder Sauvignon Blanc 2012 89+ Points

Subtly fragrant with delicate ripeness and layered aromatics, fresh and elegant, fleshy considering the alcohol of only 12.5% abv, is another testament that ultra ripe fruit is seriously yesteryear, table friendly, will reward cellaring.

Alcohol: ideal | 12.5 %abv

Origin: Elgin

Notes: gooseberries | pears| quince | lemon verbena | mint freshness

Ideal drinking occasions: anytime

Serve with: crunchy leafy greens, preserved figs and goat cheese

Drink: now until 2017+