Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc 2021
|Region||New Zealand, Marlborough|
Pale straw. Bright, fresh, citrus characters predominate with subtle, riper tones of tropical fruit as well as jasmine and orange blossom details in the background. A crunchy palate bursting with pure grapefruit with juicy tropical fruit, saline texture and crisp, refreshing acidity. The low yields have meant generous concentration and a lengthy finish. Drinks beautifully now or can comfortably be cellared for five years or more.
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