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Whitehaven Sauvignon Blanc 2013 Wine Review

Whitehaven Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Whitehaven Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand

Community Score:87/100

Community Reviews: 10

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Price: $18.95

Drink: 2013-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Whitehaven

Agent: E&J Gallo Winery Canada Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Herbal, grassy and fresh with a mid-palate lime lift and fresh chives on the finish. Good mouth-watering acidity for salads and shellfish.

This Whitehaven Sauvignon Blanc 2013 was reviewed on February 1, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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Pricing & Stock Information

  • BCLDB
  • 300368
  • $14.66 
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Reviews and Ratings

Courtney Flood rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Pretty aromas of asparagus, lime, and gooseberry and loads of minerailty. Very racy acidity. Great wine with seafood.
Claria Calderone rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Just enjoyed this wine with lunch today. I must say I am a devoted, Kim Crawford Sauvignon fan, but this Whitehaven has me second guessing myself. I think it was the fact the wine is refreshing on the palate with a clean finish which lasts a while. Subtle and clean it its finish, myself and my guests equally enjoyed it with our different meal choices. It's a perfect 'go-to' wine for a luncheon. I sensed peach accents with every sip and a pleasant and not too strong tropical fruit aroma. It's truly a yummy wine to say the least. Thumbs up!
Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Crisp and extra-dry with mouth-watering acidity dancing off against the herbal /grassy/citrus lime notes. Pair with grilled garlic shrimp.
Tasted June 2017
Valérie Dufour - Accredited Sommelier rated this wine as 86/100 with the following review:

You like Sauvignon blanc from NZ? This is for you. Nose of grapefruit and freshly cut grass and mouth full of acidity and life.
Craig Kuziemsky rated this wine as 86/100 with the following review:

Aromas of asparagas and grapefruit. Flavor offers grapefruit and some tropical fruit. Very crisp and acidic.
Kristin Perrin rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

Classic gooseberry / limey nose
Light, Fresh zippy acidity, lingering finish

White fish with lemon and light herbs, and a Greek salad.

2 Members would buy this wine again

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