New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc: panel tasting results
Georges Michel, La Reserve, Barrel Fermented, Marlborough 2011
Decanter average score: 17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: Melanie Brown 16.5 Roger Jones 18 Peter McCombie MW 17
A ripe nose of luscious honey and toasty notes, and a fresh, clean structure filled with guava and lemon and some tomato-leaf characteristics. Rounded, textured with a long, lingering mouthfeel and a unique edge to finish.
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