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Galerie Sauvignon Blanc

Wine Review: 2013 Galerie Equitem Sauvignon Blanc, Knights Valley, Sonoma County, California and the 2013 Galerie Naissance Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley, California Galerie is a collection of wines, crafted through the artistic and scientific sentiments of Winemaker Díaz Muñoz. Her collection consists of four wines—two Sauvignon blancs and two Cabernet Sauvignons that express two regions—Napa […]

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Niner Sauvignon Blanc

Wine Review: 2013 Niner Sauvignon Blanc, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo County, California Niner Wine Estates farms from three separate locations—Bootjack Ranch (on the eastern side of Paso), Heart Hill Vineyard (on the western side of Paso), and Jespersen Vineyard (in Edna Valley to the south).  The 2013 Niner Sauvignon blanc came from the Bootjack […]

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2012 Cornerstone Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc

Wine Review: 2012 Cornerstone Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc The Cornerstone is a thinking man’s Sauvignon blanc with undertones of lemon-lime citrus and tangerine that is fun and zesty with a good amount of acidity that carries through to the finish.  Fresh and lively, you’ll enjoy this libation with any shellfish dish, oysters or chicken. We […]

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Wine Review: 2012 Matanzas Creek Helena Bench Sauvignon Blanc

High standards yield lofty results. The 2012 Matanzas Creek Helena Bench Sauvignon Blanc is a well balanced, pretty and zippy white wine that shows a good amount of grapefruit and lemon flavors. The medium-long mouth-watering finish will have you coming back for more. This wine is beautifully made and is perfect for sipping with friends […]

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Nobilo Sauvignon blanc

Wine Review: 2012 Nobilo Marlborough New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc

This is a lovely representation of what New Zealand can produce at a great price. It is delicious with lemon and gooseberry with great pith and mineral notes; fresh and crisp finishing clean and vibrant. Pair with New Zealand Chef Matt Lambert’s Shigoku Oysters. Rating: Very Good (87) | $14 | 12.5% ABV

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2012 Nobilo Icon Marlborough New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc

Grapes for the 2012 blend were selected from the vineyards in the Awatere Valley, the Upper Wairau Valley, and Rapaura subregions of Marlborough. The Awatere vineyards provide flinty minerality and herbal notes, while the Upper Wairau vineyards produce a rich mouthfilling palate weight, and the Rapaura fruit provide lifted, thiol-driven, top notes of passion fruit, […]

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