Wairau River Sauvignon Blanc 2009, Marlborough, South Island

Sauvignon Blanc Sauvignon Blanc
New Zealand

$16.95 (14340)

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April 02, 2011

Critic Reviews (5)

Gord Stimmell
Gord Stimmell

There’s a fairly steady stream of this savvy, due to a growing Ontario fan base. Classic gooseberry, nettle, lime and...

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Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator

Bright and lively, delivering an effusive mouthful of pineapple, lime and apricot that remains refreshing and...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Grassy, succulent bell pepper on the palate. Nose shows intense vegetal notes, grapefruit and is classically...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Pungent, grassy, pea shoot and mustard seed aromas make this immediately recognizable. The palate is fullish and...

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Vintages
Vintages

The 2009 vintage has a freshly aromatic, limey bouquet. Full-bodied, fresh and dry ... it shows good intensity of...

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Community Reviews (1)

Travis Oke
Travis Oke

I don't get Michael Cooper's "green-capsicum" but it is vibrant and nicely acidic. Medium to full bodied Sauv Blanc with nice dry finish. Classic NZ Sauv Blanc. Makes a nice gift.

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