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Deakin Estate Sauvignon Blanc
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Style: Vibrant, refreshing, crisp.
Taste: Lively tropical fruit, gooseberry, hints of lime.
Drink with: Seafood, sushi, summer salads.
WINEMAKER
Frank Newman

REGION
Murray Darling

HARVEST
Late February – mid March 2017
GRAPE VARIETY
Sauvignon Blanc

ANALYTICAL DETAILS
Alcohol: 12.6%
pH: 3.30
Acidity: 5.1 g/L
RS: 2.0 g/L

Awards


2016
» Silver - 2016 Japan Wine Challenge
» Bronze - 2016 Decanter Asia Wine Awards (Hong Kong)
» Bronze - 2016 Hong Kong International Wine and Spirit Competition (Hong Kong)
» Bronze - Food and Wine Matching with Sashimi, 2016 Hong Kong International Wine and Spirit Competition (Hong Kong)
» Bronze - Royal Melbourne Wine Show 2016 (Australia)
» Bronze - Perth Royal Wine Show 2016 (Australia)
» Bronze - Ballarat Wine Show 2016 (Australia)
» Bronze - Hobart Wine Show 2016 (Australia)
» Bronze - Riverland Show 2016 (Australia)
» Commended - Sommelier Wine Awards 2017 (UK)

2015
» Best Wine with Sashimi Trophy, 2015 Cathay Pacific Hong Kong International Wine and Spirit Competition
» Bronze - Hong Kong International Wine & Spirit Competition 2015
» Bronze - The Drinks Business - Sauvignon Blanc Masters 2015
» Bronze - Sommelier Wine Awards 2016 (UK)
» Bronze - Cairns Wine Show 2016 (Australia)
» Seal of approval - Japan Wine Challenge 2015

2014
» Gold & Trophy - 2014 Riverland Wine Show
» Silver - 2014 Australian Inland Wine Show
» Bronze - 2015 International Wine Challenge
» Bronze - 2014 Hong Kong International Wine & Spirit Competition
» Bronze - 2014 Dan Murphy's National Wine Show
» Bronze - 2014 Royal Melbourne Wine Awards
» Bronze - 2014 Perth Royal Wine Show
» Bronze - 2014 Riverina Wine Show
» Commended - 2015 Decanter World Wine Awards

2013
» Seal of Approval, Japan Wine Challenge 2014

2012
» Silver, Japan Wine Challenge 2012
» Bronze, Class 7, Riverina Wine Show 2012
» Bronze, Class 11, Royal Perth Wine Show 2012

2009
» Bronze, Class 63, Riverina Wine Show 2009

2008
» Bronze, International Wine & Spirits Competition 2008

2007
» Gold - Class 5, Australian Inland Wine Show
» Silver - Royal Perth Wine Show - Class 28
» Silver - Royal Adelaide Wine Show - Class 4
» Bronze - NZ Wine Show - Class 2
» Bronze - International Wine & Spirits Comp

Press Reviews for Sauvignon Blanc:


2015
WInestate, 1 October 2016,

Peter Chapman, Coffs Harbour Advocate, 10 February 2016

Regan Drew, www.vinonotebook.com, 27 January 2016

2014
Jeremy Oliver, The Australian Wine Annual 2016

James Halliday, Halliday Wine Companion 2016, 1st August 2015

2015 International Wine Challenge,

2013
Ballarat Courier, 21 June 2014

Ray Jordan, West Australian, 5 December 2013

2012
Jeremy Oliver, Wine Annual 2014

James Halliday, Australian Wine Companion 2014, 26 July 2013

David Ellis, Advocate, 2nd February 2013

Richard West, Sunshine Coast Daily, 1st February 2013

Ian MacTavish, Better Homes & Gardens, February 2013