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Adelaide Hills Sauvignon Blanc: the top wines to try

Unlike overtly tropical and high-acid styles, the best examples of Adelaide Hills Sauvignon Blanc are more understated, with a pretty and refreshing fruit purity.

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Rather than mimicking the globally popular New Zealand style of exaggerated herbaceous and tropical fruit aromas, the best Adelaide Hills Sauvignon Blanc wines confidently pursue a distinctive style.

It allows the sunshine in without letting the fruit become broad. It focuses on a mid-palate textural roll that emphasises lush fruit quality, making it a clean, elegant, understated drink.

The flavours ride a firm acid spine that finishes soft rather than hot and raw.


Scroll down for tasting notes and scores of top Adelaide Hills Sauvignon Blanc



Adelaide Hills Sauvignon Blanc: the top wines to try


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