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90 • Cupcake 2011 Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough $13.99. Best Buy.
Silvery straw color. Bright, pure aromas of grapefruit and green pepper with a supple dry-yet-fruity medium body and a grassy, limestone and Meyer lemon finish. Tasty and super food friendly. (tasted on Apr-23-2012)
89 • Kotare 2010 Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough $15. Best Buy.
Pale silvery straw color. Aromas and flavors of charred pepper, rubber, and grilled grapefruit with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and hints of sweet cream, green apple skin and peppery spice on finish. (tasted on Apr-23-2012)
88 • Silver Birch NV Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand $9.99. Best Buy.
Mild aromas of grapefruit, tomato leaf and yellow pepper skins and clay with a silky, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a baked citrus, anise and nut accented finish. (tasted on Apr-23-2012)
87 • Sunshine Bay 2011 Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough $6.99. Best Buy.|Find-a-Wine|
Mild aromas of grapefruit gelato, white chocolate strawberries, and tropical fruit salad with a soft, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a crisp, grassy earth and starfruit finish. A nice sipper or table wine. (tasted on Apr-23-2012)