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Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc 2015 Wine Review

Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand

Community Score:87/100

Community Reviews: 6

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2016-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Dog Point

Agent: Liquid Art Fine Wines

Natalie's Score: 87/100

A grassy, herbal Sauvignon Blanc with an acidic attack on the palate. Mouth-puckering white grapefruit and lime on the palate. Pair with salads.

Sauvignon Blanc food pairings: Masala salad, saffron potato cakes, spinach and watercress salad with raspberry dressing.

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This Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc 2015 was reviewed on May 14, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Pricing & Stock Information

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Reviews and Ratings

James Belardo rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Dog Point Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough 2015
I'm a fan of big deep red wines but I must admit this Sauvignon Blanc is a welcome delight. It’s nice and bright with the perfect amount of sweetness. I usually appreciate white wines on the chilled side but this sauvignon blanc opens up nicely as it approaches room temperature.

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Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

A Marlborough, NZ Sauv Blanc showing aromatics of grassy notes and tropical fruit. The palate gives citrus lemon, juicy tropical flavours and grassy elements. Extra-dry with long citrus finish.
Tasted April 2016
Armin rated this wine as 82/100
This is the 2015 vintage of this New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc with lots of acidity on the palate. - Community Wine Review.

1 Member would buy this wine again

 

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