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Date Printed: 7/12/2014
Rochioli Sauvignon Blanc 2008
Rochioli Sauvignon Blanc 2008
(search item no. 99292)
International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
PRICE ON 7/12/2014: $39.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2012 Wine & Spirits rating: 93 points
2012 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2012 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2012 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2010 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2010 Wine & Spirits rating: 91 points
2009 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2007 The Wine News rating: 92 points
2007 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2006 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2006 The Wine News rating: 90 points
2006 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2005 Wine & Spirits rating: 93 points
2003 Wine & Spirits rating: 93 points
2001 Wine & Spirits rating: 94 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Color: A pale, creamy yellow

Aroma: Aromas of grapefruit with a touch of grass and flinty characteristics.

Palate: An intense, complex and richly flavored wine.

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About Rochiolli:

The Rochioli family has been growing grapes on its 136-acre ranch since the 1930s. In 1984, Tom Rochioli created the first wines to be produced under the Rochioli name. The 9000 case winery produces Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir.