2013 Primo Estate La Biondina Colombard

Ralph Kyte-Powell
Primo Estate La Biondina for Uncorked column by Ralph Kyte-Powell for July 16.
Primo Estate La Biondina for Uncorked column by Ralph Kyte-Powell for July 16. 
Variety Other whites
WINERY Primo Estate
RRP 18
Food match Sushi; poh pia (fresh spring rolls).

Colombard is an also-ran in South Australian white wine grapes, but Primo Estate makes it special. This fresh 2013 has passionfruit and pawpaw aromas and a juicy palate, enhanced by a hint of sweetness and zesty acidity. (Screw cap; 12 per cent alcohol.)

Ageing? No.