Sorrenberg Sauvignon Blanc Semillon 2016

Australia’s answer to, and many respects usurper, of high end Bordeaux Blanc. Indeed, why ape the benchmark when you can be the benchmark? It’s biodynamic farmed fruit, as is the work of the Morey’s of Beechworth, sees some barrel and lees time, slow to bottle, complex in return. This is possibly the greatest release of this wine. There, it’s said. Someone across my office (a relative wine layman) just yelled out, ‘What the fuck is this wine? Far out it is good!’. ’nuff said, almost…

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Tasted : NOV17
Alcohol : 13.8%
Price : $30
Closure : Cork
Drink : 2017 - 2025+
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