Someone else brought a bottle of this to a dinner party, and I liked it well enough to go out and buy a few for myself. It is a very enjoyable Sauvignon Blanc that sells for about $7.
I like the smell of passion fruit in a Sauvignon Blanc, and this wine is gushing with it. I also smell and taste melon, mint, grapefruit, peaches--all very fresh and ventilating. The wine has a high-acid zing but does not taste tart as some Anjou Sauvignons do. Nor does it taste sweet. It has the perfect balance, perfect cut for enjoyable spring and summer drinking.
Friday, May 1, 2009
Santa Rita 120 Lontue Valley (Chile) Sauvignon Blanc, 2008
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