88.jpgLike the front lawn on a summer day. Cut grass and tropical fruits show on the nose. The palate has grass, pineapple, then mango. The finish adds lingering lemon. Remarkably bright and fresh, this will contrast well with foods prepared with mayo. Pair with lobster rolls. Recommended. 88 points.

WHO: Chateau de Sours
WHAT: Sauvignon Blanc (80%), Semillon (20%)
WHERE:  France, Bordeaux, Bordeaux Contrôlée
WHEN: 2010
HOW MUCH: $15




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