Seresin "Momo" Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, New Zealand, 2019
Overview of the Wine
Meaning ‘offspring’ in Maori, MOMO sprung from Seresin Estate in Marlborough. Now grown up with its own identity and personality, MOMO is youthful, urbane and well travelled, with an easy charm. Seriously stylish, MOMO loves good food and great conversation.
Above all, MOMO is about enjoyment – the simple pleasure of good wine.
MOMO selects sustainably grown grapes from a small number of growers and uses minimal winemaking intervention to present wines with honest varietal character and quality.
100% Certified Organic Sauvignon Blanc grapes; Alcohol: 13%; Vine age – over 23 years; soils mixed alluvial silt and gravel; wet flowering season with hot summer and long harvest; fruit settled 72 hours before most lots inoculated with specialist Alba Fria yeast; small percentage utilized wild yeast; long, cool fermentation in stainless steel with short period on lees.
Grape / Blend
Marloborough, New Zealand
A classic Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc displaying a vibrant nose with aromas of tropical fruit, herbaceous notes and a lashing of citrus. Time on lees adds a textural quality to the palate, with subtle notes of lemon blossom and passionfruit. The finish is refreshing, crisp, and dry.