A complex Sauvignon Blanc, with a good mineral backbone and vibrant acidity, balanced by well-defined layers of fruit. Think pear, passion fruit as well as green apple an gooseberry.
Cultivars: 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Ageing potential: Enjoy now or within 3-5 years from vintage
Winemakers: Susan Erasmus with Karlin Nel
Wine of origin: Elgin
The Red Shale Sauvignon Blanc is made from grapes cultivated in the fertile red shale soils of Vrede en Lust’s Elgin farm, Casey’s Ridge, which specialises in the production of cool climate white varieties.
The Red Shale Sauvignon Blanc forms part of the Artisan Range, an exclusive range of wines handcrafted by the winemakers in small batches for the Wine Club Members.