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Middle Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2015 Wine Review

Middle Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Middle Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Nelson, South Island, New Zealand

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2016-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Middle Earth

Agent: Noble Estates Wines & Spirits Inc.

Natalie's Score: 92/100

One wine to rule them all, one wine to watch JRR Tolkien's trilogy! Grassy but not too herbal, just enough to get you to Mordor. Pour Gandolph a second glass and listen to his wisdom. It will require that you leave the Shire. Produced by Winelord Ltd. (not Sauron), you don't have to travel to the ends of the earth to find a good value New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc . Yes this is a wine named for JRR Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, which was filmed in beautiful New Zealand (and has since generated an estimated $100 million extra revenue in tourism as a result). Middle-Earth Vineyards was established originally more than half a century ago as a dairy farm. In 1996, the owners converted to grape farming and launched their first wine in 2012. Pair this lime-zesty SB with fresh seafood.

Sauvignon Blanc food pairings: chicken and sage skewers, fresh tomato and basil salad, Thai green curry fish, fresh oysters on the half shell with lemon and horseradish.

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This Middle Earth Sauvignon Blanc 2015 was reviewed on November 26, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Middle-Earth Vineyards are located near the village of Brightwater in Nelson. The winery was established more than half a century ago as a dairy farm. In 1996, the owners converted to grape farming and launched their first wine in 2012. Nelson is situated in the geographical middle of New Zealand. This is a citrusy and zingy Sauvignon Blanc looking for fresh seafood. - Community Wine Reviews

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