2008 Delta Sauvignon Blanc
The Delta vineyard is located around Dillon Point in Marlborough. The 25 acre site is planted entirely to Sauvignon Blanc, 70% is comprised of clone 1 and 30% is made up of clone BDX317. The vineyard is planted with a north-south orientation.
Bright pale straw colour with water like hue. Lifted nose of ripe gooseberry followed by unripe gooseberry and tropical fruit, showing good varietal character. The palate follows with unripe gooseberry flavours over a grassy, herbaceous palate. Clean acid finish. Aftertaste of tropical fruit, lemon and unripe gooseberry.
Cellar 1-2 years (2009-2010)
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