Yonder Hill Y Sauvignon Blanc 2012

An easy drinking style of Sauvignon Blanc. On the nose there is abundance of tropical fruit flavours, as well as gooseberries, litchis and pineapples. The palate is nice an round with a full fruit taste, and a nice crisp finish. Why not, Y Sauvignon Blanc?

variety : Sauvignon Blanc [ 100% Sauvignon Blanc ]
winery : Yonder Hill
winemaker : _
wine of origin : Western Cape
analysis : alc : 13.0 % vol  rs : 1.7 g/l  pH : 3.28  ta : 5.6 g/l  
type : White  style : Dry  body : Full  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  closure : Cork  

Wine Magazine's Value Award - Best value awards 2012
in the vineyard : To obtain a certain style of wine for our new Y-Sauvignon Blanc, we knew where we had to look for the grapes. These grapes was sourced from one of the best Sauvignon Blanc producers in one of the best Sauvignon Blanc regions in the Cape, namely Durbanville.

about the harvest: The grapes was picked in the early morning of the 1st of March.

in the cellar : After being trucked to Yonder Hill, the winemaking process started. Fermentation took place over a time of 20 days, where after it left on the lees for 5 months before bottling.

Bottled: 8 December 2012

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