Nelson Sauvin displays distinct wine-y aromas, with bright grape, gooseberry and complex fruit aromas and rich background dankness.
Earlier/mid harvest Nelson has much more of a white wine-y character. Our early harvest Nelson has a white wine and citrus brightness. Our later harvest Nelson has more tropical intensity along with background notes of complex cannabis. That later harvested Nelson Sauvin tropical intensity typically has a passion fruit and nectarine character, with the citrus notes leaning more towards pink grapefruit. Nelson Sauvin pairs well with a hop like Southern Cross which delivers citrus-y depth from a high concentration of terpene alcohols.