Home > Shop > South Africa > Wild Ferment Sauvignon Blanc 2018, Rustenberg

Wild Ferment Sauvignon Blanc 2018, Rustenberg

£12.25 per bottle

About this wine

The Rustenberg Wild Ferment Sauvignon Blanc is a new addition to Rustenberg’s portfolio – a small batch of wooded, wild ferment Sauvignon Blanc.  The intrinsic Sauvignon Blanc characteristics of melon, white peach and gooseberry are to be found in this wine, with underlying tones of pineapple and passion fruit, sustained on a rich, rounded palate with well integrated oak.

Ageing potential:  Enjoy upon release.  Potentially could age for 5 to 10 years (As this is a new product we do not yet have a true understanding of its potential longevity)

array(5) {
  [0]=>
  object(WP_Term)#20985 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(81)
    ["name"]=>
    string(10) "Rustenberg"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(10) "rustenberg"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(81)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(11) "pa_producer"
    ["description"]=>
    string(0) ""
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(22)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
  [1]=>
  object(WP_Term)#21395 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(14)
    ["name"]=>
    string(12) "South Africa"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(12) "south-africa"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(14)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(11) "product_cat"
    ["description"]=>
    string(26) "Tradition meets innovation"
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(280)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
  [2]=>
  object(WP_Term)#20082 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(65)
    ["name"]=>
    string(12) "Stellenbosch"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(12) "stellenbosch"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(65)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(9) "pa_region"
    ["description"]=>
    string(0) ""
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(158)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
  [3]=>
  object(WP_Term)#21405 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(55)
    ["name"]=>
    string(15) "Sauvignon Blanc"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(15) "sauvignon-blanc"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(55)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(8) "pa_grape"
    ["description"]=>
    string(567) "Sancerre, Pouilly-Fumé, Marlborough, Darling, Margaret River… Villages and regions which all have one thing in common; their own individual take on Sauvignon Blanc. The variety has classic zingy freshness, citrus notes and in the case of Marlborough in particular, gooseberry aromatics and flavours. Very pure, it can often be opulent yet also the opposite, with taut mineral notes. A classic, modern varietal with huge popularity, usually unoaked, there are an increasing number of food-focused expressions with a little barrel maturation adding texture and lift."
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(41)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
  [4]=>
  object(WP_Term)#21406 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(156)
    ["name"]=>
    string(4) "75cl"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(4) "75cl"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(156)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(14) "pa_bottle-size"
    ["description"]=>
    string(0) ""
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(423)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
}
Producer Rustenberg
Category South Africa
Region Stellenbosch
Grape Sauvignon Blanc
Bottle Size 75cl

Delivery

Available for delivery within 10 working days.

Delivery within mainland UK is free for orders over £75.00.

Don't miss out on a superlative selection of world class wines...

Get competitions, promotions, offers and blog posts straight to your inbox

Blog

Donate to the official Adelaide Hills Wine Region Fire Appeal

30.01.2020

Tweet

Featured Producer

Award winning Greystone Wines