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Villa Maria Estate Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc 2013 Wine Review

Villa Maria Estate Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Villa Maria Estate Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Marlborough, New Zealand

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 8

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2013-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Villa Maria

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

An extremely versatile New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc when it comes to food pairing: from shellfish to salads to vegetarian dishes, and many others. This crisp, refreshing and approachable white wine offers notes of citrus and some herbaceous highlights on the palate, which is typical of cool-climate Sauvignon Blanc. Balanced acidity with a finish that makes you ask for a top-up in your glass.

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This Villa Maria Estate Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc 2013 was reviewed on June 18, 2014 by Natalie MacLean

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Dianne Fisher - Sommelier, ISG rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

I love it when I can find a quality Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand for a fair price. Villa Maria is a great value at $16.95 and reveals all the aromatics and freshness you would expect from this region. Here is a youtube video of my review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JcI-7pOAeqM
Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

My kind of Sauv Blanc with bright pink grapefruit and gooseberry fragrances. Echoed on palate, herbal, mouth-watering and crisp acidity. Marlborough does it best!
Valérie Dufour - Accredited Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Gooseberry and grapefruit.
Nice acidity. Well balanced. Good quality price.
Andrew Bernardo rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

This wine has a lot of pop to it - featuring green apple, gooseberry, starfruit, and citrus zest. Prepare to drink the whole bottle...

89 Points. (ottawawinejournal.com)
Craig Kuziemsky rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Gooseberry, melon and asparagus on the nose with citrus and a touch of herb on the palate.
Matt Steeves - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

A nice Sauvignon Blanc from Marlborough, NZ. Exotic fruit, with floral and herbaceous notes. Refreshing acidity with a long exotic fruit and grassy finish. Pair with green salads with creamy goat cheese and citrus based dressings. Tasted October 2014. 88 points. Matt Steeves @QuercusVino
Courtney Flood rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Citrus and peach with some minerailty and grassiness. Great for pairing with salads, new cheeses, and white fish.
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

Bursting with ripe gooseberry and citrus lime, melon and exotic herbal aromas. It is a fresh and ripely flavoured wine with fantastic intensity, finishing with crisp and racy acidity.

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

Débordant d’arômes de groseilles mures, de lime, de melon et d’herbes exotiques. C’est un vin frais et aux saveurs mures avec une intensité fantastique finissant avec une acidité vive et mordante.

Source: NB Magasin d'Alcool

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