The Darling Sauvignon Blanc 2016

Wine:The Darling Sauvignon Blanc 2016 Awarded: Gold  (2017) Region: Marlborough Website: http://www.thedarlingwines.com/ Buy: Click here Notes: Now our most awarded wine, The Darling Sauvignon Blanc is always a pleasant surprise. A fresh, vibrant wine typical of the Marlborough region’s popular Sauvignon Blanc, but being blended with 10% of a barrel fermented parcel adds layers of complexity and […]

Konrad Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2016

Wine: Konrad Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2016 Awarded: Gold  (2017) Region: Marlborough Website: http://www.konradwines.co.nz/ Buy: Currently unavailable online Notes: Wow! Everything we have come to expect from Konrad’s carefully crafted signature Sauvignon Blanc. Gooseberry, grapefruit and herbaceous nuances on the nose lead to a mouthwateringly crisp palate. Lively grapefruit and passionfruit flavours complimented by complexity from herbal […]

Villa Maria 2015 Single Vineyard Templar Organic Sauvignon Blanc

Wine: Villa Maria 2015 Single Vineyard Templar Organic Sauvignon Blanc Awarded: Gold  (2016) Region: Marlborough Website: http://www.villamaria.co.nz/ Buy: Click here Notes: Gold medal 3 vintages running, the consistency of the Templar is sensational. Once again the Templar hits all the notes you would expect to find in a snappy, tropical, crisp Marlborough Sav. Punchy aroma’s of […]

Kaimira Estate 2015 Sauvignon Blanc

Wine: Kaimira Estate 2015 Sauvignon Blanc Awarded: Gold  (2016) Region: Nelson Website: http://kaimirawines.com/ Notes: In a vintage where many vineyards struggled to achieve the famously vibrant, Blenhiem brand of Sauvignon Blanc, Nelson’s Kaimira Estate has absolutely hit the nail on the head. Everything that you have come to expect from a lively, young Sauvignon Blanc, this wine […]

Richmond Plains Blue Moon Sauvignon Blanc 2014

Richmond Plains Blue Moon

Wine: Richmond Plains Blue Moon Sauvignon Blanc 2014 Awarded: Gold  (2015) Region: Nelson Website: www.organicwines.co.nz Notes: A stunning wine, once again receiving a gold at the 2015 NZ Organic Wine Awards. 10% fermented in Oak barrels which reduces acidity found in Sauvignon Blanc and increase complexity. The aroma contains sweet and savoury nuances, including rock melon, citrus and herbaceous […]

Urlar Select Parcels Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Urlar Select Parcel Sauvignon Blanc

Wine: Urlar Select Parcels Sauvignon Blanc 2013 Awarded: Gold  (2015) Region: Wairarapa Website: http://www.urlar.co.nz/ Notes: A wonderful example of a mature look at Sauvignon Blanc. Fermented in french oak barriques for 8 months has given this wine huge depth and layers of complexity seldom found in this varietal. Herbaceous and mineral nuances in the aroma with hints of […]

Odyssey Sauvignon Blanc 2014

Wine: Odyssey Sauvignon Blanc 2014 Awarded: Gold  (2015) Region: Marlborough Website: http://www.odysseywines.co.nz/ Notes: A  vibrant, lively wine typical of the hugely successful Marlborough brand of Sauvignon. Plenty of tropical fruits, passionfruit and lime on the nose with these nuances coming through strongly in the flavour. Complexity builds with layers of fruit, minerality and just a hint of savoury green […]

Konrad Wines 2013 Sauvignon Blanc

Wine: Konrad Wines 2013 Sauvignon Blanc Awarded: Bronze (2014) Region: Marlborough Website: www.konradwines.co.nz Notes: The 2013 Konrad Sauvignon Blanc is an example of the depth of the variety evolving in the Marlborough region. Full of punchy characteristic grapefruit, passion-fruit and gooseberry notes, whilst also introducing tropical flavours such as mango with a hints of spice and minerality to add further […]

2013 Petit Clos Sauvignon Blanc by Clos Henri

Wine: 2013 Petit Clos Sauvignon Blanc by Clos Henri Awarded: Bronze (2014) Region: Marlborough Notes: www.clos-henri.com/ Notes: Fantastic vibrant Sauvignon with luscious lemon and lime notes, hint of grapefruit and a flint like minerality alongside herbaceous nuances. Well balanced acidity, leading to a long, sustained citrus finish. Drinking best now, or through to early 2016.

Villa Maria Cellar Selection Organic 2013 Sauvignon Blanc

Wine: Villa Maria Cellar Selection Organic 2013 Sauvignon Blanc Awarded: Elite Silver (2014) Region: Marlborough Notes: Further proving Villa Maria’s commitment to environmentally respectful wine making, Villa Maria have extended their organic range to Cellar selection Sauvignon for 2013. An intense, punchy aroma or lime, cut grass, and summer berries. Tangy passion fruit, passion fruit and nectarine present […]