||Feb - March 2011
Colour: Water white.
Nose: Aromas of freshly ripped basil, crushed lychee and
preserved lemon. Wow!
Palate: On the first sip tropical fruits - passionfruit, mango,
gooseberry. A zingy kaffir lime acidity finishes and
cleanses the palate. Harmoniously integrated.
It was an early start to the vintage. Winter rains were about average. An
unusually dry hot December and January followed; with only a few
intermittent showers in late January. This led to a promising start to the
vintage. Whites were off early, picked in the cool crisp dawns resulting
in some wonderful fresh and vibrant wines.
This wine was matured in stainless steel to retain a fresh