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Sauvignon Blancs 

 

2012 Astrolabe Discovery Awatere Sauvignon Blanc   A limited release by this label that has acquired cult status; simply Marlborough at its absolute zenith, stunning purity and fruit expression   $29.95 per bottle

2013 Astrolabe Province Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc   Stands head and shoulders above its competition in sub $20 sauvignon blancs from Marlborough; "Intense and vividly focused... revealing a fleshy, juicy core of peach, citrus and melon. A crisp, bright acidity crescendos on the finish" - Wine Spectator, 90 points [90-94: Outstanding; a wine of superior character and style]; "Fine, tight, dry Sauvignon Blanc with a mix of gooseberry, green capsicum, mineral, tomato leaf and passion fruit/tree fruit flavours. Attractive grassy wine with an impressively lengthy finish" - Bob Campbell MW, 91 points   $19.95 per bottle

2014 Auntsfield Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc   A gorgeous sauvignon blanc - pure, concentrated and juicy, with wonderful structure and a very, very long lingering finish. More restrained in both taste and texture than the majority of NZ sauvignon blancs   $21.95 per bottle

2015 Catalina Sounds Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc      $18.95 per bottle 

2009 Chateau Doisy Daene Blanc Sec (Bordeaux)   A stunning wine that amply demonstrates how great white Bordeaux puts all Australian and New Zealand sauvignon blancs in the shade; "A superb nose of white peaches. On the pallet, it is mouth filling and complex, well balanced and elegant. A great success" - Le Figaro Club Vin, 92-94 points; "It has an extraordinarily fresh, jack-in-the-box nose with superb definition and minerality... The palate is extremely taut with racy acidity, fresh green apple, quite sharp, it really electrifies the mouth with white peach towards the delineated finish" - Robert Parker, 88-90 points; "Great length and finish" - Le Revue du Vin de France   $47.95 per bottle

2013 Deviation Road Adelaide Hills Sauvignon Blanc  "Nectarine, passionfruit, ruby grapefruit with a savoury herbal finish and appealing texture makes this wine extremely food-friendly" - Jeni Port, 25 wines for $25 or lesss  $17.95 per bottle  

2016 Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc   $24.95 per bottle  

2012 Dog Point Section 94 Sauvignon Blanc   "On the palate quite gentle in expression, but revealing a deep core with concentrated flavours of green stonefruits, spicy oak and herbs. The acidity is ripe and enhances the fruit sweetness and richness, unfolding more detail and subtle flinty interest in the glass, the flavours carrying through to a very long, lingering finish. Elegance with hidden power and concentration" - Raymond Chan, 18.5 points out of 20     $29.95 per bottle  

2014 Giesen Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc      $14.95 per bottle  

2013 Greystone Sauvignon Blanc   "This has layers of interest and an excellent clarity and freshness of expression... The mouthfeel is beautifully succulent and lusciously fine-featured, showing delicate phenolic textures alongside mouthwatering acidity. The poise, tension and balance is striking and delicious, and the palate leads to a very long and sustained finish with aromatic fruit and herb nuances. This is a beautifully refined, succulent and poised oak-influenced Sauvignon Blanc with complex detailing" - Raymond Chan, 19.0 points out of 20; "Ethereal Sauvignon Blanc with appealing purity and quite exotic flavours including pineapple, guava, ginger, grapefruit and orange blossom. Soft-textured with delicately tangy acidity" - Bob Campbell MW  $24.95 per bottle

2012 Greystone Sauvignon Blanc   "Has good intensity and fresh cut, and the detail very lively... fine, tight and concentrated flavours of gooseberries, greengage and nectarines show with a degree of lusciousness and unctuousness. The mouthfeel has brightness enhanced by racy, slippery acidity which provides balancing cut and an underlying linear drive... This is a concentrated and lively, driven Sauvignon Blanc with excellent barrel-ferment interest and textures" - Raymond Chan, 18.5 points out of 20; "Tight, restrained and quite elegant Sauvignon Blanc with mineral, citrus and nutty yeast lees flavours. Linear wine with surprising power and length. Terrific food wine that gets better with every glass" - Bob Campbell MW, 90 points  $24.95 per bottle

2012 Joseph Mellot Sancerre 'La Chatellenie'      $39.95 per bottle

2011 Konrad Estate Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc   "The palate has weight with soft textures and balanced acidity contributing to a lusciousness. The wine finishes with a gentle, dry crispness" - Raymond Chan   $17.95 per bottle

2014 Shaw & Smith Sauvignon Blanc    $22.95 per bottle 

2013 Sincérité Sauvignon Blanc (Loire Valley)    Delicious sav blanc from Loire Valley    $21.95 per bottle

2015 Villa Maria Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc      $16.95 per bottle