Best White Wine

I taste hundreds of white wines every month. These are the best value whites I have reviewed recently: they offer terrific value for their taste and quality. These wine reviews are updated weekly.

Martín Códax Albariño 2010
D.O., Rías Baixas, Spain
Lovely lemon lift and lime vibrancy. Clean, crisp and refreshing without any heavy oak. Great aperitif or companion to seafood, salads and vegetarian dishes. Alcohol: 13%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2012‐2015  Best Value White Wine  Price: $16.95 Score: 90/100

This Albariño was reviewed July 21, 2012 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 984906  Check Stock
 

Maculan Pinot Grigio 2009
D.O.C., Breganze, Veneto, Italy
Lemony-fresh with lime zest and white grapefruit. Mouth-watering and crisp. Great aperitif. Alcohol: 12.5%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Best Value White Wine  Price: $13.95 Score: 87/100

This Pinot Grigio was reviewed November 27, 2010 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 734921  Check Stock
 

Thornbury Sauvignon Blanc 2011
Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand
Grassy, herbal and fresh with mouth-awakening acidity. Great for salads and vegetarian dishes. Alcohol: 13.5%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2012‐2014  Best Value White Wine  Price: $18.95 Score: 89/100

This Sauvignon Blanc was reviewed November 24, 2012 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 734798  Check Stock
 

Montes Limited Selection Leyda Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2010
Leyda Valley, Chile
Rev your lawnmowers, it’s time cut the grass! Limes, chives and lemon dance in the glass. Mouth-watering and refreshing. Alcohol: 13.5%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2011‐2013  Best Value White Wine  Price: $14.95 Score: 88/100

This Sauvignon Blanc was reviewed August 20, 2011 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 32060  Check Stock
 

Mulderbosch Sauvignon Blanc 2011
W.O., Western Cape, South Africa
One of my favourite sauvignon blancs from South Africa (and I have many). Bright and refreshing without being too grassy. Lots of lime lift and zesty goodness. Sauvignon Blanc food pairings: roast chicken, tuna steaks, herbed prawns, mild green curries. Alcohol: 13.5%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2012‐2015  Best Value White Wine  Price: $18.95 Score: 92/100

This Sauvignon Blanc was reviewed November 24, 2012 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 933424  Check Stock
 


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