Stuart Robinson: “Quite simply outstanding value”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On February 12, 2018
Source: vinsomniac.com.au Author: Stuart Robinson Review Date: January 21, 2018 Terre à Terre Down to Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2016 By my calculations, this is the fifth release of this excellent wine from the Terre a Terre crew. Sees some treatment (large oak, time on lees) to build a little complexity and interest in the wine. Offering up hints of […]
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Wine Companion Magazine: The Sauvignon Factor

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On December 27, 2017
Author: Ben Thomas Source: Wine Companion Date: 1 December 2017 The Sauvignon Factor There can be so much more to sauvignon blanc than meets the eye.  We talk to a number of producers about this often-maligned varietal and its incredible potential. If there’s a single glass of wine you can put your nose into and instantly identify, it’s sauvignon […]
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Tony Paterson: “Full of character and personality”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On November 17, 2017
Author: Toni Paterson Source: therealreview.com Date: 30 October 2017 Down to Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2016 Faint notes of honey and spiced pear. Gorgeous chalky acidity and an elegant tannin frame balance the bright, prominent fruit. Flavours of kiwi and green melon, plus classy, subtle oak nuances. The level of complexity ensures the wine will hold your interest over many glasses. […]
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Peter Chapman: “you’ll enjoy this latest Aussie release”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On September 9, 2017
Author: Peter Chapman Source: Queensland Times (and other syndicated media) Review Date: August 15, 2017 Down to Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2016 If you like your sav blancs, but have been turned off by tart grassy Kiwi drops then you’ll enjoy this latest Aussie release.  Nice lime and citrus flavours with a fresh finish. Food: Seafood Rated: 93/100 RRP: $26
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Ned Goodwin / James Halliday: “A welcome addition to the Australian landscape.”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On August 9, 2017
Author: James Halliday/Ned Goodwin Source: Halliday Wine Companion 2018 Review Date: Wednesday August 2, 2017 Down to Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2016 A welcome addition to the Australian landscape, earlier harvested fruit was whole bunch-pressed and fermented in a complex array of large format French oak for textural breadth, while the later harvested component was destemmed and rendered in tank […]
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Campbell Mattinson: “Good stuff”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On July 23, 2017
Author: Campbell Mattinson Source: winefront.com.au Review Date: Friday, July 21 2017 Down to Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2016 Terre à Terre routinely puts texture into its sauvignon blanc; thankfully. Texture is pretty much always a good thing. This is punchy with flavour but feels contained and controlled too. Really well put together. It tastes of gravel, passionfruit, slate and dried herbs, […]
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patrick Eckel: “a very compelling proposition”

  • Posted by Terre à Terre Wines
  • On July 23, 2017
Author: Patrick Eckel Source: winereviewer.com.au Date: 22 July 2017 Down to Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2016 A portion of the wine was fermented in tank with the reminder in French oak Founders and Demi-muids, it was then aged on lees for six months in a combination of tank and oak. The fume blanc style is one that Xavier Bizot […]
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