David Frost Wine

The Colene Sauvignon Blanc 2017

The Colene Sauvignon Blanc 2017

White and pink floral tones of clover and sweet pea waft from the glass on first nosing, with supporting tones of white pear, melon rind and green apple. Gooseberry and pineapple flavors unfold on the palate, framed by ample acidity that results in a short yet clean finish.

Accolades

Wine Enthusiast

  • 90 Points

Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards

  • Gold Medal 2018

Vineyards

The Colene is an effort to produce this Sauvignon Blanc from selected grapes from the southernmost region of South Africa, Elim, therefore bringing with it a rarity.The resemblance this wine emulates is similar to the terroir of the Marlborough region of New Zealand.

Winemaking

The Colene Sauvignon Blanc by David Frost Wine resembles a closeness to the popular style of New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc. The uniqueness lies in the latitude in which these wines are produced. A high quality, excellent tasting, fruit forward product. Committed to authenticity, integrity and sustainability David Frost Wine bears a certification seal of guaranteeing origin, vintage, and varietal.

Tastingnote

White and pink floral tones of clover and sweet pea waft from the glass on first nosing, with supporting tones of white pear, melon rind and green apple. Gooseberry and pineapple flavors unfold on the palate, framed by ample acidity that results in a short yet clean finish.

Analysis

13.5 % Alcohol by Volume
4.0 Residual Sugar
5.2 Titratable Acidity
3.72 pH Balance