This New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc hits the mark with the real taste of gooseberry, bright and acidic, and not a hint of litter box. Lemongrass, lime, and melon join the gooseberry. An acidic palate cleanser, pair this with rich seafood. Drink with stuffed flounder. Recommended (88). DH

WHO: Brancott Estate
WHAT: Sauvignon Blanc
DESIGNATION: Letter Series
WHERE:  New Zealand, Marlborough
WHEN: 2011
HOW MUCH: $25

 

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