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Entry Information
ExhibitorCoolangatta Estate
Entry Number5#1
BrandCoolangatta Estate
Wine NameSavagnin
OriginSingle Vineyard
Viticulturist NameGreg Bishop
Commercial LabelYes
AvailabilityCoolangatta Estate
Judging Results
Medal / AwardGold
TrophiesBest White Wine
Best French Variety Wine
Best Museum Wine
Judge 1Straw yellow, honeyed and toasty nose, long citrus fruit, lemon pith and toasty palate,
Judge 2a little overly toasted nose, oxi but not in a flattering way. good nutty tones, crunchy acid but it drops at the finish.
Judge 3Straw, toasty nose (bottle age?), olive oil, sea foam. Fresh vibrant, lees texture, finely balanced with good carry.
Associate Judgelight gold, smoaky, intense, medium body, bread crust, fresh with some evident phenolics. Nice persistency.
Varietal: Savagnin, GI: Shoalhaven Coast, 100%
CloneSAVII 01, Roostock: 140 Ruggeri, 100%
Soil TypeClay,Shale
Elevation50 Metres above sea level
Growing MethodConventional
Crop Yeild5.00 Tonnes / Ha
Rainfall1000 (mm) Rainfall from July to June in the year(s) of harvest
Wine Making Information
FermentStainless Steel 100%
MaturationStainless Steel 100%
Bottling Date24 / May / 2010
Cases Produced250
Force ClassFalse
Winemaker NoteAndrew Spinaze