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Monkey Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2014 Wine Review

Monkey Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2014

Monkey Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2014

Marlborough, New Zealand

Community Score:85/100

Community Reviews: 8

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Price: $13.95

Drink: 2014-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 11.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Monkey Bay

Agent: Arterra Wines Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Crisp and clean with lively notes of lime-citrus and white grapefruit. Not overly grassy. Pair with vegetarian dishes.

Sauvignon Blanc food pairings: chicken or seafood dishes.

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This Monkey Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2014 was reviewed on August 15, 2014 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Pale yellow colour, bright citrus and gooseberry on the nose. Very dry and crisp, with tart lemon/lime on the palate and nice acid to balance. Refreshing!
Shelley Harris rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

Light and very fresh aroma with a grapefruit taste. I would pair this wine with a traditional Greek salad comprised of olives, red onions, cucumbers, seasonal tomatoes, and feta cheese topped with a dressing of dried oregano, garlic, red wine vinegar and olive oil.
Courtney Flood rated this wine as 84/100 with the following review:

Lemon, gooseberry, and a touch of cream. A little perfumed.
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

Pale straw colour. Straightforward, simple aromas of pineapple and grapefruit lead to a light-bodied upbeat texture and confirming tropical flavours balanced with correct acidity. The finish is pleasant and clean.

Source: NB Liquor Stores
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

Couleur de paille pâle. Arômes clairs et simples d’ananas et de pamplemousse qui mcnent r une texture légcre et vibrante qui confirme les saveurs tropicales équilibrées par la bonne acidité. Son fini est net et agréable.

Source: NB Magasin d'Alcool

3 Members would buy this wine again

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