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Date Printed: 10/31/2014
Palliser Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2008
Palliser Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2008
(search item no. 97380)
screw cap wine


PRICE ON 10/31/2014: $12.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 International Wine Cellar rating: 89 points
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2009 Wine & Spirits rating: 91 points
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2007 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2006 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2001 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2001 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2000 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2000 Wine Enthusiast rating: 89 points
2000 International Wine Cellar rating: 85 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Lovely aromas of lime, fresh herbs, freshly cut peaches and passion fruit. The palate is rich, smooth and full of citrus and stone fruit flavors. It is a vibrant wine with great weight, concentration and balance.
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About Palliser Estate:

The first Palliser Estate vines were planted more than 20 years ago, in 1984. Today, Palliser wines are served in some of the world's finest restaurants and enjoyed by thousands of people every day.

Winemaker Allan Johnson produces consistently superb wines, which reflect Palliser's prime vineyard sites in Martinborough. Their two brands – Palliser Estate and Pencarrow – offer a comprehensive portfolio of wines, including Chardonnay, Methode Traditionelle, Noble Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Gris.