Sauv Blanc; some love them, some hate them… we’re the former, but only if they’re exceptional… like these ones…
Riposte ‘The Foil’ Adelaide Hills Sauvignon Blanc 2020
2 x Gold Medals
Winemaking legends Tim Knappstein and Nick Knappstein are responsible for this trophy winning Sauvignon Blanc. Aromas of snow pea, green bean, talcum powder and grapefruit dominate the nose with the palate offering a lovely texture, minerality and balanced acidity. Leave the pie floater alone, this might be the perfect accompaniment to oysters!
Wicks Estate Adelaide Hills Sauvignon Blanc 2020
This stunning SB offers a blend of expressive greenery and explosive tropicals. Snow pea, cut grass and passionfruit are all at play, with plenty of lively acidity and a crisp finish.
Chain of Ponds ‘Black Thursday’ Sauvignon Blanc 2020
4 x Silver Medals
This is crisp, fresh, aromatic Sauv Blanc, light and zippy in the mouth with a flavour bomb of tropical delights and typical greenery. There’s also passionfruit, green pea and crisp lemon zestiness rounding it out.
Saint & Scholar Adelaide Hills Sauvignon Blanc 2020
92pts James Halliday
Almost white in colour, this SB is both fresh and pungent, conjuring cut grass, asparagus, green bean, roast chicken skin, lemony acid and tropical notes. Yum!