Hewitson Lu Lu Sauvignon Blanc 2019
This wine boasts a great length is packed with zesty citrus flavours. Fresh and vibrant and perfectly balanced with the right amount of acidity, this is why the Adelaide Hills is famous for cool climate Australian Sauvignon Blanc.
Melon, pear and citrus aromatics are enhanced by tropical hints and a touch of blackcurrant leaf. The palate expresses intense fresh grass and tropical fruit character, with clean, natural acidity.
How to enjoy
More Information Food Pairing Kingfish Sashimi Serving Temp 7 - 14 degrees Alcohol Volume % 12.5 Variety Sauvignon Blanc Region Adelaide Hills Vintage 2019 Country Australia Closure Screw Cap Size 750ml Brand Hewitson
- Single vineyard Sauvignon Blanc from one of the highest slopes in the Adelaide Hills
- "This wine has exceptional intensity and focus..." 94 points, James Halliday (2018)
- From a highly regarded South Australian family winery
James Halliday, winecompanion.com.au
Vintage 2018/19 - The decision to cool ferment the wine in tank (with a specific yeast) has been handsomely repaid with the purity and intensity of the varietal character; kiwi fruit, lychee, passionfruit, white peach and citrus are all on parade; the crisp natural acidity is sufficient to provide structure and length but doesn't distract.
Wall Street Journal, www.wsj.com
Vintage 2018/19 - Placing number 9 in the top 10 global Sauvignon Blancs, the Hewitson Lu Lu is from a cool region in South Australia, east of the city of Adelaide. home to a zingy, fairly light bodied style of Sauvignon Blanc. This lime-zesty wine from a single vineyard in a cool site salutes winemaker Dean Hewitson's wife, Lulu.