Giesen Estate Sauvignon Blanc 75cl
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£9.99 per 75cl
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Theo, Alex and Marcel Giesen
Pale yellow colour with green hues. The aroma is fresh and vibrant with a base of rich tropical fruit but dominated especially when young, by fresh lime and lemongrass aromas as well as a fresh herb note. The palate shows a lovely fruit weight on the mid palate with flavours reminiscent of gooseberry and citrus and this is surrounded by a juicy, pure acidity giving the wine its zesty exuberance with a fresh, dry finish.
- Brands: Giesen
- Grape Varieties: Sauvignon Blanc
- Countries: Marlborough
- Dietary & Lifestyle: Vegetarian
- Price Ranges: £8 to £12
- Wine Cellar: White
A zesty and vibrant Sauvignon Blanc with a base of rich tropical fruit, kaffir lime, lemongrass and delicate herbaceous aromas. On the palate, generous fruit flavours are to the fore, with juicy acidity and a fresh, dry finish.
Andrew Blake, Anna Kingscote, Hamish Kempthorne
There is a strength of character and determination about Giesen brothers Theo, Alex and Marcel who, despite the naysayers, made the bold leap to make wine in Marlborough in 1981. Over the last 30 years they have laid deep roots in the region, developing their own vineyards and simply making wines that people want to drink. It is this staunch approach to consistency, with their passion always driving excellence that has enabled them to become one of the region's eminent producers.
Sitting in the top right-hand corner of New Zealand's South Island, Marlborough is framed by picturesque waters and snow-capped mountains. Its highly sought-after Wairau Valley is an ancient river bed nestled between two mountain ranges and bordered to the North by Cook Strait. It's a finite sub-region within the acclaimed Marlborough wine growing belt.
The Giesen Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2014 is a blend of 60 vineyards, spread across the length and breadth of Marlborough's famed Wairau Valley. The soils range from free draining alluvial/silt to clay loams. Giesen's philosophy is to crop vines in balance with each site optimising the vines ability to ripen fruit evenly and consistently to produce wines that reflect the true terroir of each site, providing a true representation of the classic Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc.
Country of Origin
Giesen Wines Limited,
26 Bristol Street,
Pack - Glass
Full Product Name:
Sauvignon Blanc - White New Zealand Wine
Wine of New Zealand
E I Wines Ltd,
44 Gloucester Avenue,
Allergens can be found in the ingredients list
Contains Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites
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Contains Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites
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