Practice makes perfect! It's 20 years since the debut vintage of Laithwaites Sauvignon won an International Wine Challenge Trophy. This new release is better than ever ' gooseberry fresh with lively tropical fruit flavours, elegance and finesse.
As the Sauvignon grapes came in during Bordeaux'slow yielding 2013 vintage, Tony Laithwaite promised: ,We,ll make very good wine this year. There won,t be much. But you,ll love it, I know., We,ve delivered on that promise with this remarkable white. It'smade by ,King of Sauvignon, Jean-Marc Sauboua, and marks the 20th vintage of this bestselling favourite. Down the years it'swon medals galore, including ,White Wine of the Year, at the International Wine Challenge. Globetrotting wine consultant Jean-Marc returns to Bordeaux each year to swap shirt and tie for boots and shorts and make his pride and joy white just for you. A perfect balance of grassy freshness, lemony fruit and zip, this white is great solo or with fish or spicy noodles.