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This Merlot is not for the faint-hearted. L-Platers, take off your training wheels, it's time to party with the big boys (or brothers). We thought it was about time the great people of Hong Kong got their hands on a Merlot with some grunt, so we went and got you one with the whole engine room. This Merlot is a conversation starter, and it's scrumptious to boot!
The Long Yarn Sauvignon Blanc is refreshing and crisp to taste, with a brilliant white-gold colour. The nose exhibits grassy and herbaceous qualities, whilst tropical fruits such as passionfruit and lychee tickle the taste buds. The acidity and citrus hints in the mid palate lends this wine to food pairings with South East Asian cuisine.
Let’s start off with some cold, hard facts.
AUSTRALIA DAY in Hong Kong is not a big thing (yet).
There is no beach. It's not bloody warm. Triple J is not on the wireless. And I do not see an ambulance of Ford Falcons driving around with Clarke Rubber Aussie flags on the bonnet. The whole set-up is a few tinnies short of a slab.......