Original
244 Ratings
Brancott Estate Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough

Wine Details

Vineyard

Brancott

Style

White

Wine Description

(2001 Vintage) Light straw-colored with green highlights, this wine is dominated with ripe capsicum and gooseberry aromas with hints of grapefruit and passionfruit on the nose. The palate has rich fruit intensity balanced with the distinctive freshness associated with this style.

Expert Reviews
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  • Planet Grape
    (2014 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Planet Grape
  • Planet Grape
    (2014 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Planet Grape
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2005 Vintage) Clean, fruity, pleasant, a bit limited in green pungency but not without reference to sweet grasses, this wine shows hints of fig to go with more obvious smells of melon. It is surprisingly round at the front of the palate but firms up well towards the latter half and finish.
  • Wine Spectator
    (2001 Vintage)
  • Wine Spectator
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/15/03