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False Bay Sauv Blanc 75cl

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    False Bay Sauv Blanc 75cl
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    Grapes for this authentic Sauvignon Blanc come from cool, windswept, coastal vineyards, resulting in naturally balanced grapes and wild yeast ferments with additions avoided.

    Production
    False Bay Windswept Sauvignon Blanc stems from vineyards in Stellenbosch, some of which are a mere 3 miles from The Atlantic Ocean. These vineyards allow for low yields, slower ripening, natural acidity and a greater concentration of flavours. If one wants to make sauvignon blanc naturally, these are just the type of grapes required. Made by Waterkloof's talented young Cellarmaster Nadia Barnard. Balanced grapes are hand harvested, then a portion of the juice is fermented spontaneously with wild yeast and the rest is inocculated. The wine spends a minimum of 6 months on lees before bottling. No additions other than sulphur as a preservative. Grown, made and bottled in South Africa. Vegan friendly wine. False Bay - Real Wine.

    Tasting notes
    Fabulous seaside Sauvignon. Fresh and zesty with grassy and dry bay leaf aromatics, fynbos (indidgenous South African bush), mineral notes, with hints of richness. This is a restrained Sauvignon Blanc with a palate that has lots of minerality and citrus with just a touch of green pepper and grass.

    Food match
    Perfect with a host of Mediterranean dishes, or with Chinese squid or Thai fish dishes.




    Region; COASTAL REGION, SOUTH AFRICA
    Winemaker; NADIA BARNARD
    NADIA BARNARD
    ABV 13.5%
    VEGETARIAN, VEGAN, SUSTAINABLE
    Allergens; SULPHITES AND NO OTHER ALLERGENS