Villa Maria Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc 2013, Marlborough

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Sauvignon Blanc Sauvignon Blanc
Marlborough, New Zealand

$16.95 (426601)

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Critic Reviews (10)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

The 2013 vintages was excellent in New Zealand and this nifty, lighter sauvignon begins to show the reason, nicely...

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Rhys Pender, MW
Rhys Pender, MW

Intense on the nose with fresh and crisp green bean, lemon and chalky notes. The palate is racy and fresh and quite...

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Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

The 2013 vintage in Marlborough was one of the best in recent years, consequently we have a classic wine from Villa...

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Craig Pinhey
Craig Pinhey

Pleasing pungent gooseberry nose that is classic New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc. Good weight, good acidity, balanced...

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Michelle Bouffard
Michelle Bouffard

Commercial wine that succeeds once again to produce a quality wine. Bodied with juicy and explosive flavors of guava,...

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Treve Ring
Treve Ring

Calm and gentle, with anise, meadow herbs, lees and light cream. Lemon pith, bright white flower blossoms, grapefruit...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

The tall grass, wind in sails, whispering pines, savoury and wait for it....Jalapeno popper. The chips from Vickie's...

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Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

Passion fruit, grapefruit, light jalapeno, nettle, lemon grass and herb aromas. Round, full, fresh, juicy, slightly...

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Bill Zacharkiw
Bill Zacharkiw

Less exuberant than most New Zealand sauvignon blancs at this price range. Citrus and herbal notes. Only problem is...

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Marc Chapleau
Marc Chapleau

Typical sauvignon blanc without exaggeration, a sweet note also the nose; the palate, the wine is relatively nervous,...

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Community Reviews (1)

Dan Trcka
Dan Trcka

The 2013 Villa Maria Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc has intense aromas of pineapple, lychee, zest and gooseberry. It is a medium bodied, extra-dry/dry, fruity wine; with crisp, refreshing acidity and a clean finish of medium length. Though food friendly, this wine is quite enjoyable on its own; drink now – 2018+. My impression: NICE to BEAUTIFUL, 89 pts – recommended for its quality and value. Tasted Jan/14 at dinner at Rosewater Supper Club tasting Villa Maria wines with winemaker Josh Hammond http://grapeselections.com/villa-maria-dinner/

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