NV Sandeman Aptiv White

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NV Sandeman Aptiv White

Post by AHB » 23:50 Sat 27 Jun 2015

Golden straw in colour with a hint of orange. Gentle on the nose, showing very little. Sweet on the palate, floral but with a quince bitterness at the core. This develops on the palate and has some nice layering. The bitter-sweet sensation runs through to the very long finish. This is rather an odd combination. 83/100. May 2015.
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