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Date Printed: 10/20/2014
Goldwater Sauvignon Blanc 2006
Goldwater Sauvignon Blanc 2006
(search item no. 91258)
screw cap wine


PRICE ON 10/20/2014: $16.79

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2013 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2011 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2010 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points
2009 The Wine Advocate rating: 87 points
2008 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Intensely aromatic with fragrant aromas of honeyed lychee, straw and passion fruit with underlying subtle hints of crushed nettle, this wine displays rich fruit intensity. Intense, ripe aromas meld with herbal and citrus notes. It has a fine and lush mouth-feel, which is well balanced with a refreshing long clean finish. The wine is ready to drink now through mid-2008 while it is young and vibrant.
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About Goldwater:

The Goldwater Estate was established in 1978 by Kim & Jeanette Goldwater when they pioneered winegrowing in New Zealand on Waiheke Island.

Using traditional winemaking techniques, together with modern technology and the finest French oak, the Goldwaters produce handcrafted wines with vibrant fruit characters, harmonious balance, elegant structure and exceptional concentration.

The Goldwater family is dedicated to producing handmade wines with outstanding character and finesse.