Nobilo Icon Sauvignon Blanc 2015, Marlborough, South Island

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Sauvignon Blanc Sauvignon Blanc
Marlborough, New Zealand

$24.95 (912337)

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89 pts
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September 03, 2016

Critic Reviews (6)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

There is a distinctive flinty mineral character to this gorgeous sauvignon blanc with a fleshy but not heavy palate....

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Though Nobilo’s Icon bottle is dense, intense and so very corporeal, there is this underlying sweet elegance to its...

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Craig Pinhey
Craig Pinhey

Classic NZ Savvy, with wet stone minerality, gooseberry, cumin, jalapeño and citrus . Medium bodied, maybe a touch...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This powerful big-boned sauvignon opens up with some flinty/matchstick on the nose, but it also shows lemon-lime,...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A super intense and pungent wine, both green and herbal, and ripe and tropical, dominated by grapefruit juice...

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Marc Chapleau
Marc Chapleau

Boxwood typed with no intensity bad as the nose and mouth. There seems to be of wood in there also, and a little...

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Community Reviews (1)

Jason Solanki
Jason Solanki

Perfumed gooseberry, asparagus, and grass aromas with nice herbally aroma replays on the palate. It's medium-bodied with bright, balanced-acids and finishes long. Tasted May/2016.

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