Wine Leeuwin, "Art Series" Sauvignon Blanc, 2012
Reviews of purchase Leeuwin, "Art Series" Sauvignon Blanc, 2012
The wine is fresh and lively light straw color with lime green tint.
The taste of wine is bright and cheerful, has a delicate citrus acidity, fruity tones of guava and papaya, lime nuances. The finish is long and well-balanced.
Aromatic bouquet of wine has notes of lemon, lime and floral tones. Trapped complex shades of black currant, anise, cinnamon and vanilla.
Experts say that this light summer wine is perfect for all types of lunch, as it can be used alone and with light snacks and salads.
In the line "Art Series" company Leeuwin is the finest wines of each vintage. To create these winemakers always selects the best grapes, turning it into a high-quality, decent wine with a long storage potential. Wine line "Art Series" identified with paintings by leading contemporary Australian artists.
In the production of dry white wine "Art Series" Sauvignon Blanc, 2012, only 30% of the wort was subjected to the procedure of fermentation in barrels, which explains the slight creamy texture of the drink. The rest of the fermentation took place in stainless steel tanks. Due to aging in French oak barrels, taste, aromatic bouquet is acquired certain complexity.
Agriculture Leeuwin, located in the famous wine region of Margaret River, consistently produces wines that stand on a par with international best practice. The history of farming began in 1972 when, after a long search, the area most suitable to create the best varietal wines in Australia, the legendary American winemaker Robert Mondavi determined the place of future vines Leeuwin. Originally it was a cattle farm. Under the leadership of Denis and Trish Horgan and Robert Mondavi as a consultant and mentor winery Leeuwin systematically developed. Vineyards were planted in 1974. Winery building was officially opened in 1978, the celebration coincided with the presentation of the first wine of the test crop. The first vintages Luwin in the spotlight of the international community, and in 1980 "Art Series" Chardonnay international blind tasting received the highest rating of "Decanter Magazine".
Today the winery Luwin chaired by two generations of the family Horgan supported by a team of highly qualified and dedicated winemakers. The company's products are exported to more than 30 countries. For the highest quality crops in the estate to maintain low yields, all the work in the vineyards are made entirely by hand, the plant is equipped with the latest technology. Luwin wines regularly receive high ratings and reviews wine critics. According to the famous expert Robert Parker, "this is the most stunning wine from the famous Margaret River region, which I have ever tasted."