The Wine in Detail
The Simonsig Sunbird Sauvignon Blanc shines with a clear colour in the glass and impresses with its concentrated aromas of green melon, gooseberry and nuances of asparagus and green pepper which are wonderful balanced by a crisp acidity on the palate. Delicious notes of tropical fruits can also be detected before the Simonsig Sunbird Sauvignon Blanc says goodbye with a lingering aftertaste.
Goes with …
Well chilled, the Sunbird Sauvignon Blanc is the ideal aperitif on a warm summer day. Furthermore, it goes well with hearty dishes with poultry or a salad with goat’s cheese. Asian dishes with fish are also greatly complemented by it.
Sauvignon Blanc stands for tangy and crisp wines. In the bouquet, fresh and green fruits such as apple or gooseberry entice everyone; on the palate, acidity and mineral tones give the wine that special something. Unlike with other white wines, green aromas just like the ones shown by the Simonsig Sunbird Sauvignon Blanc are an absolute quality feature.
Simonsig is well-known for its exceptionally grand hospitality. In the Tasting Room, the friendly atmosphere and the qualified advice seduces many visitors to try one or two wines. Additionally, Simonsig impresses with its great restaurant Cuvée which successfully combines the best European food with national delicacies in a relaxed atmosphere.
After the harvest, the white wine matured in steel containers and was on the yeast for as long as possible. Gourmets enjoy the Simonsig Sunbird Sauvignon Blanc right away as its fruitiness is still highly pronounced. When correctly stored, it will keep its great aromas for a few years.