From The Ashes Sauvignon Blanc
The Crater Rim “From the Ashes” Sauvignon Blanc 2016 | 90/100 | 4.5 Stars
A delightful sauvignon, the fragrant bouquet shows ripe apple, green rockmelon, lemon zest and dried herb characters. The palate is succulent and beautifully weighted with fine texture and well-pitched acidity, leading to a lingering juicy finish. An elegant expression with vibrant fruit flavours.
Sam Kim, Wine Orbit
The Crater Rim "From the Ashes" Sauvignon Blanc 2017 | 90/100 | 4.5 Stars
A lovely richer style, the beautifully lifted bouquet shows Gala apple, grapefruit, nectarine and lemon zest aromas, followed by succulent palate that is fruit expressive and flavoursome. The wine offers excellent intensity as well as rounded mouthfeel, brilliantly supported by bright acidity
Sam Kim, Wine Orbit
The Crater Rim "From the Ashes" Sauvignon Blanc 2018 | 91/100 | 4.5 Stars
A lovely rich expression of the variety, the wonderfully lifted bouquet shows nectarine, mango, feijoa and lemon zest characters, followed by a succulent palate that is bright and flavoursome. The wine offers generous fruit intensity and weight, brilliantly supported by juicy acidity, finishing long and delectable. Sam Kim - Wine Orbit
The Crater Rim "From the Ashes" Sauvignon Blanc 2019 | 90/100 | 4.5 Stars
Attractively fruited and beautifully lifted, the wine shows green rockmelon, fig, nectarine and lime peel aromas, leading to a succulent palate that is delightfully weighted and finely textured with a lengthy vibrant finish. Sam Kim, Wine Orbit.
The Crater Rim "From the Ashes" Sauvignon Blanc 2020 | 91/100 | 4.5 Stars
Bright and fresh, the beautifully lifted bouquet shows grapefruit, Granny Smith apple, apricot and lemongrass characters with a flinty overtone. It’s splendidly focused and linear on the palate offering juicy fruit flavours backed by crisp acidity, finishing long and attractively savoury.
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