Van Loveren Christina Sauvingon Blanc 2013

This single vineyard Sauvignon Blanc is full-bodied with a typical grassy character. Fresh, herbaceous tones are balanced with apple, tropical fruit and green fig on the palate to ensure a elegant, lingering finish.

Ideal with salads with vinaigrette, goat’s milk cheese, lemon garnished fish-dishes and Thai food

variety : Sauvignon Blanc | 100% Sauvignon Blanc
winery : Van Loveren
winemaker : Bussell Retief
wine of origin : Robertson
analysis : alc : 13.2 % vol  rs : 3.9 g/l  pH : 3.32  ta : 6.0 g/l  
type : White  
pack : Bottle  closure : Screwcap  

AWARDS
2011 4 stars - 2011 Platter Guide
2010 16/20 2010 Bartho Eksteen Sauvignon Blanc Celebration

ageing : Maturation potential: 1-2 years

in the vineyard : Age of vine: 9 Years
Soils: Sandy Soil with Limestone
Trellising: 4 Wire Perold System
Irrigation: Drip irrigation controlled by a computer system through meters and tensiometers.

about the harvest: Hand-picked and harvesting is done at night

in the cellar : Cold fermentation, unwooded. Minimal intervention in the natural pricess of vinification, allowing the cultivar to express its individual characteristics and the soil of the origin.

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