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Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc 2016 Wine Review

Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc 2016

Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc 2016

Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand

Community Score:93/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $26.95

Drink: 2017-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Dog Point

Agent: Trialto Wine Group Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 92/100

A grassy, herbal Sauvignon Blanc with zesty acidity on the palate. Aromas of white grapefruit and lime. Pair with salads. Dog Point Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough 2016 offers lots of refreshment.

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 2016 was reviewed on November 25, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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EGLINTON & LAIRD227 Add
BAY & BLOOR (MANULIFE CENTRE)90 Add
RICHMOND & FANSHAWE PK (MASONVILLE)83 Add
BAYVIEW & SHEPPARD (BAYVIEW VILLAGE)82 Add
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  • 1005 bottles
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Reviews and Ratings

James Marentette rated this wine as 96/100 with the following review:

Everything you said and major petroleum, crude oil scent. The best yet
Andrea Shapiro, Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Pale lemon-green colour with long thick teardrops. This was a pretty interesting Sauve Blanc from NZ Marlborough region. Lots of lemon, cut grass, straw, grapefruit, honeysuckle, tart pear, orange blossom and a hint of butter. This one also has an interesting sulphury burnt match element. Lots of lovely lemon, smoke, grapefruit, green apple and white pepper. High acidity with a medium minus body and finish. Dry 4g/L smooth, tart and zingy. Pair with herbed goat cheese, tabouleh and rosemary chicken. 91 points - tased April 2017
From South Island New Zealand, Dog Point (2016) is a flinty, smoky Sauvignon Blanc with mouth watering white grapefruit, melon and lime flavours. Great food wine with a bracing acidity to cut through any rich, creamy dishes. Drink now and for the next couple of years. - Community Wine Reviews

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