Colour Deep rich dark purple with bright red hues Aroma Dark fruits, spice, floral, sage, honey and shortbread. Strawberries, violets with some brooding, savoury, spice adding complexity. Palate Bright red fruits of strawberry and raspberry. Creamy, smooth mouthfeel. Fine acid gives finesse to the palate with some hints of tobacco and spice adding savoury flavours. Food Match Roast lamb of course Cellaring 3 – 5 years.
Hesketh Wines Bright Young Things Sauvignon Blanc 2019 (RRP $15 WM $12.90)
Colour Pale, almost clear, straw green Aroma Fresh and aromatic, lifted bouquet of assorted citrus Palate Clean and crisp with intense limey notes and hints of pink grapefruit zest. Freshly cut granny smith apples. Mouthwatering acidity. Food Match A plate of prawns – is there a better match? Cellaring Best enjoyed when young and fresh.
Colour Pale straw with hues of green. Aroma Fresh citrus, zesty pineapple and sweet musk. A lifted and aromatic nose. Palate The palate is alive with notes of sweet sherbet, lemon sorbet and tropical notes. There is a racy element to the mouth feel brought along by the slight spritz which highlights all those inviting lime and rose petal notes. Fresh and vibrant. Food Match Perfect by itself, well-chilled on a summers day. Cellaring Best enjoyed young and fresh.