Category Archives: New Zealand

Whitehaven Sauvignon Blanc 2015

$17.99 New Zealand PLCB Code# 3597   Scented of gooseberries, fresh pears and golden delicious apples, the 2015 Sauvignon Blanc offers a pleasant hint of herbal lift on the light to medium-bodied palate, though lacks a little in intensity and … Continue reading

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Kim Crawford Pinot Gris 2012

Chairman’s Selection New Zealand PLCB Code# 33292 Aromas of lemon, apple, peach, floral.  A touch of sweetness. Flavors of lychee, peach, orange zest, melon and spice. Luscious, almost oily texture. Good-Very Good   www.rationalwine.com Nice flowery nose with peach, citrus, and … Continue reading

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Echo Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2012

$12.99 Marlborough, New Zealand PLCB Code# 46655 Light straw color. The perfumed, varietal nose delivers aromas of sweet pea, herbs, lime, chili pepper, wet stones, grapefruit pith and gooseberry. Bright and lively in the mouth, this wine has a juicy, … Continue reading

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Brancott Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2011 $10.99

Marlborough, New Zealand PLCB Code#  7245   Tangy lime and grapefruit flavors are complemented by a clean, crisp acidity, accented with plenty of mineral and herb details. Drink now. –MW 88 Points Wine Spectator   Very nice nose.  Grapefruit and … Continue reading

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Tora Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2011

 $13.99 New Zealand PLCB Code# 45725   Equally aromatic and delicious, this brims with honeysuckle, passion fruit and nectarine flavors that are generous, juicy, ripe and delicious. Shows focus and a wonderful acidity on a light body. Drink now. 900 … Continue reading

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Amisfield Pinot Noir Central Otago 2008

$29.99 New Zealand PLCB Code# 18699 Lithe and inviting, offering a harmonious style that balances cherry, plum and fresh fig flavors against fine tannins and lively balance. Drink now through 2017. 7,000 cases made. –HS 93 Points Wine Spectator May … Continue reading

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Lawson’s Dry Hills Sauvignon Blanc 2010

$16.99 Marlborough, New Zealand PLCB Code# 21152 Intensely vibrant, with a mouthwatering acidity and intense lemon, lime and grapefruit flavors. Offers wonderful persistence and focus, with hints of tropical flavors on the finish. Drink now.–MW 90 Points Wine Spectator Jun … Continue reading

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Silver Point East Coast Sauvignon Blanc 2011

 $9.99 New Zealand Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 32669 Crisp and refreshing, reverberating with aromas and flavours of citrus, gooseberry and passion fruit. Plus just a touch of herb on the lively finish. A quintessential New Zealand Sauvignon. Winery notes Aromas … Continue reading

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Craggy Range Wild Rock Cupids Elevation Sauvignon Blanc 2010

$8.99 Wairu Valley Marlborough, New Zealand PLCB Code# 33064 Pale straw in colour streaked with green hues. Aromatically, gentle welcoming Sauvignon fruit characters such as lime, grapefruit and gooseberry and a lean complexity with exotic floral notes such as rose … Continue reading

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Brancott Estate Pinot Noir 2010

$14.99 Marlborough, New Zealand PLCB Code# 4045 With aromas of ripe cherry and plum, accentuated with spice and savory highlights, the style of this wine is typical of fruit-driven Pinot Noir originating from our premium Marlborough vineyards. It has a … Continue reading

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