Grape: Sauvignon Blanc
Category: White Wine
Location Magnotta Winery
Region: Niagara Peninsula
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Magnotta Winery
Alcohol: 13% Alcohol/Vol.
One of the best Canadian Sauvignon Blanc: Elegance, substance & taste
Description: Bright straw in colour with a medium+ intense nose. This wine features Jasmine, light gooseberry, pink grapefruit, honeydew melon, lychee, tangerine and kiwi. Medium body and with good acidity and a very long length.
Interesting Point: Made in the Alsace style
*In Support of…* Magnotta Winery is donating a portion of the proceeds from the sale of this wine to the G. Magnotta Foundation for Vector-Borne Diseases to establish Canada’s first research centre for vector-borne illnesses including Lyme Disease.
Drink now on its own or in the next 5 years. This wine can easily be paired with a vast variety of foods but when enjoyed with a simple item like green olives it elevates this wine to a silky complex experience on the palete.
Tasted: 22 Sept 2015
Score: 9/10, Value: 9/10 Total: 18/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4