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Seifried Estate Old Coach Road Sauvignon Blanc 2015 Wine Review

Seifried Estate Old Coach Road Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Seifried Estate Old Coach Road Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Nelson, South Island, New Zealand

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2015-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Seifried Estate

Agent: Azureau Wine Agency

Natalie's Score: 93/100

A terrific, zesty New Zealand white wine made from the country's most iconic grape, Sauvignon Blanc. The aromas of gooseberry, lime citrus and lemongrass almost jump out of the glass. Terrific freshness through the mid-palate and finish. Old Coach was named after the historic route of the mail run through the Moutere Hills of Nelson used in the 1850s. The winery first planted grapes in 1973, and is still family-owned and run by Hermann Seifried. Pair this zesty wine with fresh seafood, salads and vegetarian dishes.

Sauvignon Blanc food pairings: cold chicken sandwiches, steamed mussels, seafood bites.

This Seifried Estate Old Coach Road Sauvignon Blanc 2015 was reviewed on May 13, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Superb, crisp, tangy, dry, mouthwatering acidity and great with or without food. Fantastic freshness, fruit, balance and integration. Declared 13% ABV. Asian pear, gooseberry, lemongrass, fresh green bean. Full bodied. Long finish with persistence of verbena. Pairs incredibly with spicy Sri Lankan curry, white baked fish with pesto, sushi. Tasted 2015 vintage in May 2017. Great value and accessibly priced. 92 points @bespoketastings
Seifried Estate's Old Coach Road (2015) is a Sauvignon Blanc from South Island's most northerly wine region, Nelson. This wine was awarded Double Gold and named "Best Sauvignon Blanc" in the San Francisco International Wine Competition, 2016. - Community Wine Reviews

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