Winery Kim Crawford - Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels)

Winery Kim Crawford Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels)

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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters consider this wine to be one of the best in the region.
The Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) of Winery Kim Crawford is a white wine from the region of Marlborough of South Island.
In the mouth this white wine is a with a nice freshness.
This wine generally goes well with vegetarian, shellfish or goat cheese.
The Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) of the Winery Kim Crawford is in the top 80 of wines of New Zealand and in the top 30 of wines of Marlborough.

Taste structure of the Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) from the Winery Kim Crawford

Light
Bold
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) of Winery Kim Crawford in the region of South Island is a with a nice freshness.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

Wine with vegetal taste

gooseberry, grass

Wine with earth taste

stone, honey

Wine with microbio taste

cream, banana

Wine with spices taste

pepper, green herbs

Wine with floral taste

elderflower, honeysuckle

Wine with oak taste

oak

On the nose the Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) of Winery Kim Crawford in the region of South Island often reveals types of flavors of pineapple, earth or guava and sometimes also flavors of elderflower, mango or lychee.

Details and technical informations about Winery Kim Crawford's Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels).

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Alcohol
12.9°
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: César

César noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Burgundy). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by small bunches, and grapes of medium size. César noir can be found in several vineyards: South-West, Cognac, Bordeaux, Burgundy, Beaujolais, Provence & Corsica, Savoie & Bugey, Rhone Valley.

Last vintages of this wine

Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) - 2018
In the top 30 of of Marlborough wines
Average rating: 4.2 1 1 1 1 0
Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) - 2017
In the top 30 of of Marlborough wines
Average rating: 4 1 1 1 1 0
Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) - 2016
In the top 30 of of Marlborough wines
Average rating: 4.1 1 1 1 1 0
Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) - 2015
In the top 30 of of Marlborough wines
Average rating: 4.2 1 1 1 1 0
Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) - 2014
In the top 30 of of Marlborough wines
Average rating: 4.2 1 1 1 1 0
Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) - 2013
In the top 30 of of Marlborough wines
Average rating: 4.2 1 1 1 1 0
Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) - 2012
In the top 30 of of Marlborough wines
Average rating: 4 1 1 1 1 0

The best vintages of Spitfire Sauvignon Blanc (Small Parcels) from Winery Kim Crawford are 2009, 2018, 2015, 2014 and 2013.

Informations about the Winery Kim Crawford

The winery offers 45 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.9.
This winery is part of the Constellation Brands.
It is in the top 3 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Marlborough in the region of South Island

The Winery Kim Crawford is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 30 wines for sale in the of Marlborough to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine South Island
In the top 85 of of New Zealand wines
In the top 35 of of Marlborough wines
In the top 2000 of white wines
In the top 15000 wines of the world

The wine region of Marlborough

The wine region of Marlborough is located in the region of South Island of New Zealand. We currently count 1237 estates and châteaux in the of Marlborough, producing 3419 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Marlborough go well with generally quite well with dishes .


The wine region of South Island

Central Otago, near the bottom of New Zealand's South Island, vies for the title of world's most southerly wine region. Vineyards cling to the sides of mountains and high above river gorges in this dramatic landscape. Pinot Noir has proven itself in this challenging Terroir, and takes up nearly three-quarters of the region's vineyard area. The typical Central Otago Pinot Noir is intense and deeply colored, with flavors of doris plum, Sweet spice and bramble.

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