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Villa Maria Sauvignon Blanc 2018 Wine Review

Villa Maria Sauvignon Blanc 2018

Villa Maria Sauvignon Blanc 2018

Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $21.95

Drink: 2019-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Villa Maria

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

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CELLAR SELECTION / From Marlborough, South Island, Villa Maria Cellar Selection Sauvignon Blanc is so fresh with green herbs, bright citrus notes and ripe stonefruit on the palate all wrapped up in an amazing acidity. The 2017 vintage of the delicious, mouth-watering Sauvignon Blanc from Villa Maria is terrific! This is classic Marlborough SB, with aromas of freshly cut grass and herbs. Pair pan-fried white fish. MINE: Villa Maria Cellar Section Sauvignon Blanc 2017 is bright with citrus notes and green herbs on the nose. Zesty delicious with mouth-watering lemon lime, grassy, and fresh herb flavours. Nicely done. Enjoy now with pan-fried panfish. OTHER: David Skinner rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review: A blend of selected parcels from the Awatere and Wairau Valleys, the grapes are harvested at night, fermented in stainless with cool temperature yeast strains. Matured on lees the wine exhibits a medium straw colour. romas of grapefruit, lime and lemon and herbs. Mouth-watering acidity with citrus flavours and a mineral finish. OTHER: Sharon Aubie rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review: Tasted side-by-side Villa Maria 2017 Sauvignon Blanc. Tropical and stone fruit on the nose with sour notes of lemon and apple on the palette. Balanced acidity that would pair well with chicken and summer salads. Tasted July 17, 2018. OTHER: Andrea Shapiro - Sommelier rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review: Flinty and soft with delicate tropical fruits. Light guava, green beans and touches of asparagus. Flavours echo this into the palate with crisp bright acidity and zesty mineral salts on the finish. The fruit is present and mouth-wateringly fresh. A light, snappy body with a lingering fruit finish. Will accompany a variety of foods nicely, fish, herbed chicken and chickpea salad. 87 points. - tasted July 2018. OTHER: : Pungently aromatic sauvignon blanc, with pronounced passionfruit flavours together with subtle herbal notes. Appealing purity and a soft, smooth texture make this a real 'crowd pleaser'. Drink: 2018 to 2022. Score - 90 (Bob Campbell, MW, bobcampbell.nz, Oct. 9, 2018). - Community Wine Reviews

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