NAUTLIUS THE PAPER SAUVIGNON BLANC 2016

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Winery notes (2016 Vintage)
“The Paper Nautilus Sauvignon Blanc illustrates the diversity of style that can be crafted in Marlborough. Thirty years of growing Sauvignon Blanc grapes, an intimate knowledge of our Estate vineyard sites, combined with our proven passion for crafting food friendly wines have given us the confidence to create an alternative style. This is the result of hand-picked fruit from a single site that was fermented on solids at a warmer temperature in a large oak cuve. The resulting wine has a more subtle fruit expression and greater textural qualities than the classic style.

This release of The Paper Nautilus exhibits subtle aromas of lemon peel, mango and hazelnuts. The palate is full with a rich mid-palate and a dry lingering finish.”
5 Stars & 96/100 Sam Kim, Wine Orbit, August 2017 (2016 Vintage)
"Supremely elegant and astonishingly refined, the complex bouquet shows lemon peel, dried herb, beeswax and wet limestone characters. The palate is concentrated, focused and linear, and delivers outstanding mid palate weight and fine texture, brilliantly structured by racy acidity. Impeccable poise and harmony, and extremely long on the finish with delicate fruit and savoury notes. At its best: 2018 to 2026."


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