Bascand Sauvignon Blanc 2018, Bascand Estate
New Zealand / Marlborough
Andy's Tasting Notes
Very crisp and aromatic, without too much pungency or over the top ‘fruit bomb’ characteristics!
Vibrant and fresh with more citrus and less gooseberry than some Marlborough versions.
Price per bottle £9.75
In the 1800s Master Mariner Charles Stephen Bascand captained the steamer SS Waipara around New Zealand, before purchasing land and settling with his family in the South Island. Bascand Estate was established in 1998 and the descendants of Charles Bascand now own vineyards in the outstanding grape-growing regions of Marlborough and Waipara, producing premium wines under the Bascand label.
Food matchPrawn wontons or other fish Dim Sum
Awards & Critic Reviews
“Bascand Estate was established in 1998 by the Bascand family. From day one it has created wines that showcase the best of the Marlborough and Waipara regions.” Wine Spectator