Riposte "The Foil" Sauvignon Blanc 2020
The 2020 vintage was superb for Piccadilly Valley Sauvignon Blanc.
The 2020 ‘The Foil’ shows vibrancy and depth with elegant passionfruit and floral notes.
A long driving palate of intense fruit tapers cleanly to a crisp, finely balanced conclusion.
Batches of fruit are selected from two premium high altitude Adelaide Hills vineyards at Carey Gully and Piccadilly with each separately vinified.
Both are cane pruned and on VSP trellis.
Crushed and pressed with minimal skin contact, the juice was clarified by cold settling and fermented cold.
25% of the juice, was fermented in oak to give additional weight and texture to the final blend.
VARIETY 100% Sauvignon Blanc
GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION 100% Adelaide Hills South Australia
CELLARING POTENTIAL 1-3 years