Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Posted by on Dec 1, 2013 in Newsletters

Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Sauvignon Blanc 2013 At last! Our Sauvignon Blanc 2013 is finally ready for release. We only bottled our 2013 Sauvignon Blanc on 18 October 2013 and labelled the wine on the 5th December 2013. Why so late you my ask? Well, we like to leave our Sauvignon Blanc for an extended time in tank. This allows for more time on the lees, which results in a fuller and fatter wine on the palate. (No, not Chardonnay fat – just a fuller mouthfeel than the supermarket el cheapo’s.) We believe a fuller mouthfeel balances the needed acidity in Sauvignon Blanc. This will also help with the...

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Hey, here we go again

Posted by on Jan 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

Hey, here we go again

Click! 2013 is in full swing. Back to school and back to work. And as with the holidays some New Year resolutions are probably also already a thing of the past. Harvest is around the corner and we need to make our final decisions in terms of quantities, cultivars and wines to produce in 2013. Not always that easy. The grapes we harvest now will only be in the bottle and available in 2015. So if you have any idea of what you would prefer to drink mid-2015, please let us know! heh heh. We face a very busy time over the next two months; busy, but never too busy. There will always be time for a...

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