Varietal: Boschendal Sauvignon Blanc 2010
Country: South Africa
Tasting Date Price: $15.99
Alcohol Content: 13.5%
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Visual Aspect: Straw color
Nose: Aroma of herbs and tropical fruit, with hints of lime and green fig.
Palate: Flavors of tropical fruits and asparagus are complemented by a steely raciness characteristic of a multi-dimensional wine reflecting superb fruit quality. These complex flavors carry through to the creamy, harmonious palate adding to the mineral zesty finish.
Food Pairing: Ready to drink now an ideal partner for smoked fish, seafood and creamy poultry or veal dishes.
Winery Notes: A blend dominated by 92% Sauvignon Blanc with 8% Semillon.
Boschendal is nestled in one of the most picturesque valleys in the cape winelands, equidistant from Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl. With a winemaking tradition spanning over 300 years, boschendal wine estate offers an unwavering commitment to producing the very best wines in the world.With winemaker, Lizelle Gerber and red winemaker Thinus Kruger at the helm, Boschendal is building on its rich winemaking past, while striving to be on the forefront of the most cutting edge international trends in the cellar