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2020 Cloudy Bay Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough

A$34.33
Availability: Out of stock
SKU
5108T\CBSB20
95

Intense and quite weighty sauvignon blanc with passionfruit, lime zest, gooseberry, red and green capsicum and subtle oyster-shell flavours, supported by deliciously tangy acidity that drives a lengthy finish. 17 SEP 2020 Drink 2020–2025

95 points Bob Campbell MW therealreview.com


Established in 1985, Cloudy Bay was one of the first five wine makers to venture into Marlborough. At the time, it was almost an unimaginable place to set-up a vineyard. But Cloudy Bay’s founder - David Hohnen - was convinced of its potential to produce great wine and invested in the best land of the region. Since then, Marlborough has risen to become New Zealand’s leading wine region, as well as one of the finest winemaking locations in the world.

The winery was named after Cloudy Bay, a body of water explorer Captain James Cook came across during his voyage to New Zealand in 1770. His discovery coincided with flooding in the region, which washed large amounts of sediment into the sea. Noticing the water’s opaque appearance, Cook cleverly christened the area Cloudy Bay.

Today, Cloudy Bay not only captures the essence of Marlborough but also embodies New Zealand's luxury to the world. The luxury of space and time, of intimate moments and nature’s rarest qualities.

The wine is fresh and vibrant on the nose with aromatics of bright citrus, kaffir lime, orchard blossoms and passion fruit also in attendance. The palate is concentrated and mouth-watering with juicy stone fruit and subtle tropical fruit characters underpinned by a fine minerality and meyer lemon acidity. Enjoy with asparagus and a balsamic vinaigrette.


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Product/Service Sold Out No
En Primeur No
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Wine Type White Wine
Wine Style Traditional
Country New Zealand
Region Marlborough
Varietals Sauvignon Blanc
Vintage 2020
Bottle Size 750ml
Wine Points 95
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