Beaulieu Vineyard BV Coastal Estates Sauvignon Blanc 2012 Wine Review
Beaulieu Vineyard BV Coastal Estates Sauvignon Blanc 2012
California, United States
Community Score: 4.2/5 Community Reviews: 8 Add My Review
Product #: 295253 SAQ Product #: 10709101
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Sweetness: Medium Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml
Wine Type: White Wine
Winery: Beaulieu Vineyard
Agent: Diageo Canada Inc.
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This was reviewed
August 15, 2014
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Sean O'Regan Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 86/100 with the following review: August 17, 2014: Pale straw, nose is a little muted but still showing some herbaceousness and passion fruit. Mouthwatering, with a kiss of sweetness under the acidity, passion fruit and apple make on appearance on the palate. The finish is a little short. A pleasant wine for the patio with some appetizers.
Douglas McMillan rated this wine as 86/100 with the following review: A fairl closed wine for a Sauvignon Blanc, with subtle aromas of white melon and lemon. The taste is more pineaple and lime, with good acidity.
Heather Wall CS; WSET Certified rated this wine as 86/100 with the following review: Wine is pale lemon with Medium aromas featuring citrus, fresh cut green pepper, green appple,herbal. The palate reveals fresh acidity with aromas duplicated. A vegetal component is evident at the back end. Length is medium+ with a cleansing finish. Definitive salad wine. Tasted: August 2014 #ottawawines
Jennifer Macdonald rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review: Pale lemon yellow. Softer lemon and some herbaceous notes on the nose and the palate. Fresh and slightly grassy, not as tart as expected. Finish is a bit short.
Courtney Flood rated this wine as 83/100 with the following review: Pretty closed wine. Applesauce and straw. Pear and apple on the palate. Very light.
Shelley Harris rated this wine as 82/100 with the following review: A pale yellow wine with fruity aroma and melon overtones on the palate. Would complement well a meal of grilled salmon.
Tom Vigeant reviewed this wine as follows: Pleasant, moderately intense citrus with a hint of herbaceous character and minerality on the nose. Well balanced, lively acidity. Light to medium bodied. Herbaceous character comes out a little too strongly in the finish, overtaking the citrus flavours.
An enjoyable, wine with bright, refreshing fruit character. Grapes are sourced primarily from the Central Coast and Lodi. A long, cool fermentation focused the fruit and retained the crisp acids. The mild, even growing season of 2012 produced excellent fruit quality.
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