New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc: panel tasting results
Brancott Estate, Chosen Rows, Marlborough 2010
Decanter average score: 17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: Melanie Brown 16 Roger Jones 17 Peter McCombie MW 18
A savoury nose with feijoa and lime aromas and slight trace of mineral. The palate is buttery, with a good weight and a racy acidity that cleans everything. A crisp finish for a wine that will improve with time.
Price £35 Harvey Nichols, Pernod Ricard UK