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2014 Greenlip Sauvignon Blanc "Marlborough"

Winery: Greenlip

Vintage: 2014

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Marlborough"

Wine Category: Sauvignon Blanc

Grape blend: 100% Sauvignon Blanc

Region: Marlborough

State or country: New Zealand

Price: $16

Cases produced: 1,000

KWG Score: 89 (based on 1 review)

Average Virtual Score: 95 (based on 1 review)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (89)

Review date: August 5, 2015

Wine Review: This almost clear colored Sauvignon Blanc opens with a fragrant gooseberry and grapefruit bouquet. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, slightly acidic and juicy. The flavor profile is a tart grapefruit with notes of minerality and a hint of lime. The finish is dry and refreshing. This Sauvignon Blanc is a classic New Zealand style. I would pair it pair it with seared scallops. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Screams out of the glass, with super fresh aromas of ocean breeze, lime leaf, and tropical fruit. Succulent, juicy citrus and passion fruit flavors on the palate, with a hint of minerality and an electric finish. An absolutely fabulous refresher and sipper that's perfect for pairing with creamy pasta, seafood, or our personal favorite: our CHW exclusive fish tacos recipe.

Organic status: not organic

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