Ken Forrester Sauvignon Blanc 2010
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Ken Forrester
Main Variety : Sauvignon Blanc
Alcohol : 13.5 %vol
pH : 3.06
RS : 2.6 g/l
Total Acid : 7.0 g/l
Appellation : Stellenbosch
Characteristics
Type : White
Style : Dry


Accolades
Ken Forrester Sauvignon Blanc 2010
  • Wine Spectator - 87 Points
  • Robert Parker Rating Aug. 2011 - 87 points
  • Tasting Notes
    This wine shows complex, ripe fruit with a dry finish. Flinty minerality mixing it up with tropical fruit and a hint of grass aromas on the nose. Exceptional long tropical pineapple, citrus finish which is typical of the long hang time in our cool region.
    Blend Information
    100% Sauvignon Blanc
    Food Suggestions
    Very good while preparing a meal on the patio. Ideal with fish, chicken and pasta.
    In The Vineyard
    Region: Stellenbosch
    Soil: Duplex soils, fine sandy loam on a clay base
    Yield: 8 tons/ha, trellised vineyards
    About The Harvest
    Grapes are hand picked over a progressive ripening curve to capture the natural acidity and show the riper, tropical fruit flavour of Sauvignon Blanc with typical freshness and balance.
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    P.O. Box 1253 , Stellenbosch, 7599, South Africa