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'The Foil' Sauvignon Blanc 2018 – Wine Selectors Pick of the Pack

  • By Riposte Wines
'The Foil' Sauvignon Blanc 2018 – Wine Selectors Pick of the Pack

'The Foil' 2018 Sauvignon Blanc selected as 'Pick of the Pack' in Wine Selectors Varietal Release – Sauvignon Blanc. Grown in: Adelaide Hills, SAMade by: Tim KnappsteinIn the glass: Pale straw.On the nose: Very perfumed nettle, gooseberry and grapefruit lift.On the palate: Fine and pure yet with loads of rich flavours showing as passionfruit, lemon and pea pod, driven by mouth-watering acidity.Pair with: Pea and speck risottoBest time to drink: Now Download the Wine Selectors Varietal Release – Sauvignon Blanc pack to read the review.

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Sam Kim (Wine Orbit) - The Foil Sauvignon Blanc 2018

  • By Riposte Wines

Adelaide Hills, 92 points, 4.5 stars Beautifully fruited and inviting, the bouquet shows white flesh nectarine, green rockmelon, lemon pith and sweet basil aromas, followed by a succulent palate that is elegantly weighted and vibrant. The wine offers pristine fruit intensity together with fine texture and refreshing acidity, leading to a lingering tasty finish. At its best: now to 2022 Reviewed: March 2019

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The Foil Sauvignon Blanc

  • By Dale Knappstein

2016 Vintage “James Halliday Wine Companion - Lots happening here: citrus, passionfruit and gooseberry joined with crisp acidity to create a lively and long palate. 93 Points.” Honourable Mention - Matthew Jukes Top 100 Australian Wines of 2017-18 (UK) 2015 Vintage “James Halliday Wine Companion - A fresh, crisp and lively mix of cut grass, gooseberry and tropical/passionfruit flavours, the acidity less strident than that of some of its regional peers. Nice wine. 92 Points.”  Matthew Jukes Top 100 Australian Wines of 2016-17 (UK)

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