Monkey Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2008 Wine Review
|Monkey Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2008|
|Marlborough, New Zealand|
Community Score: 4.4/5
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Community Reviews: 2
Product #: 620062
Wine Type: White Wine
Bottle size: 750 ml
Winery: Monkey Bay
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Natalie's Score: 88/100Monkey Bay wines take their name from a small bay on the coast of Marlborough in the South Island. A legendary monkey was once believed to inhabit this secluded spot. Monkey Bay Sauvignon Blanc is sourced from vineyards throughout the Marlborough region, including the Rarangi vineyard, just south of Monkey Bay. New Zealand enjoyed a particularly long, dry summer in 2008. Vibrant, zesty aromas of lime, chives, grass, lemongrass and green apples. Medium-bodied. Closed with a screwcap.
Sauvignon Blanc food pairings: fried chicken, roast turkey, caesar salad, grilled swordfish, turkey burger.
This Monkey Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2008 was reviewed March 24, 2009
by Natalie MacLean
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|Heather Proctor rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:|
With Mum, and Becca. all loved it. Restaurant price $24 a bottle. The 2009 vintage. $7.99 in Marketview Liquor, $13.95 here.
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