Grand Gaillard Sauvignon Blanc 2008

Sauvignon Blanc Sauvignon Blanc
France

$9.94 (168500)

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January 01, 2007

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Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

A delicate soft sauvignon from Bergerac inland from Bordeaux. Expect aromas of green apple with hay notes. The palate...

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VERY uric on the nose, the pale yellow color is very immediately reminiscent... The palate is slightly sour and uncharacteristically still - the uric flavor carrying through to a tangy mineral finish. Probably not a wine I'll buy again but it seemed to improve when sipped with a bit of nosh (lemon-pepper roasted chicken).
Tasted 02Apr2011
Re-tasted 03jun2011 - must've had a bad bottle last time. This one is rustic and crispy - a pleasing glass! updated rating...

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