2019 Cullen Legacy Series Sauvignon Blanc

Highly Rated
Lithe, perfumed, nuanced and powerful. This is exceptional Sauvignon Blanc from biodynamic legends Cullen.

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The Cullen Legacy series is a collection of the best wines from one of the greatest, and most iconic, producers in the country.

Legacy Sauvignon Blanc is crafted from a parcel of low yielding vines planted in the late eighties. It’s a stunning block that produces a complex but nimble wine.

The nose is a web of fragrant cut grass, citrus, and blueberry but it’s the structure and mouthfeel of the wine that really knocks your socks off. Lush but with lithe acidity and great phenolic tension there is length for days and a sense that this bottle has a long life ahead.

It’s not cheap, but being this good, nor should it be.

An iron fist in a velvet glove. This Sauvignon Blanc came from vines planted in 1988 producing a minuscule yield of 1.87 tonnes per hectare. An outstanding batch of fruit, harvested on a biodynamic flower day, that has become an outstanding wine. It was crushed to tank and left on skins for 8 days, aged in 20% new puncheons and barriques.

97 Points - "Fruit from Block 1 picked on a flower day (MOSH), 8 days on skins, through basket to puncheons (20% new) where it matured for 6 months. 2019 was a cool year, producing mineral, aromatic and very fine wines. This is no exception. Salted edamame, sugar snap, jasmine tea, white currant, green apple skin, juniper berry and salt bush eddy around on the palate, swirling in and out of exotically spiced oak, crushed limestone/talc/basalt/petrichor. Evokes cicadas on a hot afternoon sea breeze, somehow. This is the most profound sauvignon blanc in Australia." - Erin Larkin (Halliday Wine Companion)


The Cullen property has been in the Cullen family since 1948 with founders Diana Madeline and Kevin John planting the first vines on the farm in 1971.

Today Cullen sits as one of the top estates in Margaret River. Their impeccable versions of Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon are now both considered clear regional benchmarks.

The Cullen estate is farmed with a strict adherence to the principals of biodynamic farming. Current day owner and winemaker Vanya Cullen is one of the most outspoken advocates of the benefits of these practices in the industry and her results speak for themselves.

These are extraordinary wines that hold their own against the world's best. A gem of the Australian wine scene, to be sure.

Owner and winemaker, Vanya Cullen Cullen

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