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88 • Appollis 2009 Regional White Blend, Wellington $11.99. Best Buy. Fair Trade Certified
Pale silvery yellow color. Shy aromas of lemon yogurt and white nuts follow through on a supple entry to a dryish medium body with nice smoothness and tangy yellow plum and nectarine notes. Finishes with a crisp, mineral accent. An excellent choice for seared scallops. (tasted on Apr-15-2010)
85 • Herding Cats 2008 Chenin Blanc-Chardonnay, Western Cape $7.99/3L Cask.
Pale golden silver color. Aromas of lemon-orange cake and green apple follow through on a soft entry to a dryish light-to-medium body with good depth and a crisp, citrusy finish. (tasted on Mar-05-2010)
84 • Saxenburg 2009 Guinea Fowl White, Stellenbosch $14.99.|Find-a-Wine|
Pale golden color. Aromas of grilled sweet and hot peppers, lemon and tar dust follow through on a round entry to a dryish medium body with tart citrus and peach pit notes. Finishes with a fuel-like mineral accent. Different, pair with smoked birds and fish. (tasted on Apr-15-2010)