Babich Wakefield Downs Sauvignon Blanc
- Brand: Babich Family Wine Estates
- Product Code: 15BAB11B
- Availability: In Stock
The Wakefield Downs Vineyard is situated on natural terraces overlooking the Awatere River and demonstrates pure minerality on the palate which is typical for wines produced on this superior site.
Proudly family owned and operated Babich Wines was founded in 1916 by Croatian immigrant Josip Babich. Today, using this near century of winemaking experience, the Babich Family produce great wines from New Zealand's finest wine regions.
Grapes: 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Region: New Zealand / Marlborough / Awatere Valley
Maker: Adam Hazeldine
Notes: A floral note of sweetpea develops to ripe pineapple and a touch of spice on the nose. Rock melon and gooseberry fruits on the palate are complimented by a pleasing fleshy texture and nicely integrated soft acidity. Good weight and length.
Serve: Chill to 10-12c, this is great with seafood or fish meals. Try with fresh oysters!