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86 • Durbanville Hills 2007 Sauvignon Blanc, Durbanville $10.99. Best Buy.
Straw yellow color. Bold aromas of sautéed peppers, button mushrooms, and Kaffir lime leaves follow through on a soft, round entry to a dryish medium body with a touch of petrol and lime pith on the crisp finish. Serve with portabellos. (tasted on Mar-23-2009)
86 • Golden Kaan 2008 Sauvignon Blanc, Western Cape $10. Best Buy.
Silvery straw color. Shy bubblegum wrapper aromas follow through on a crisp entry to a dryish light-to-medium body with lemon juice and charcoal briquet notes. Finishes with a nimble finish. Serve with salads. (tasted on Mar-23-2009)
84 • Two Oceans 2008 Sauvignon Blanc, Western Cape $7.99.|Find-a-Wine|
Straw green color. Bright aromas of dried lime, green pepper and flax follow through on a round, silky entry to a dryish light-to-medium body with grilled citrus and green apple notes. Finishes with a delicate mineral accented fade. (tasted on Mar-23-2009)