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Date Printed: 8/20/2014
Stag's Leap Wine Cellars Sauvignon Blanc 2010
Stag's Leap Wine Cellars Sauvignon Blanc 2010
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Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
PRICE ON 8/20/2014: $28.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine & Spirits rating: 93 points
2009 Wine & Spirits rating: 91 points
2003 Wine Enthusiast rating: 88 points
2000 Wine & Spirits rating: 87 points
1999 Wine & Spirits rating: 91 points
1999 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Grapes from a variety of terroirs throughout Napa Valley come together in this seamless, food-friendly Sauvignon Blanc that Stag's Leap has produced since the early 1980s. They combine estate-grown grapes with those purchased from a handful of skilled, fastidious farmers to create a wine that is complex, yet crisp and refreshing, and versatile with a wide range of dishes and myriad occasions, from patio aperitif to elegant dinner party.
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About Stag's Leap Wine Cellars:

Considered one of the "first growths" of Napa Valley, Stag's Leap Wine Cellars produces renowned Cabernet Sauvignon from its historic Stags Leap District estate vineyards. Founded in 1970, the winery brought international recognition to California winemaking and the Napa Valley when the 1973 S.L.V. Cabernet Sauvignon won the now famout 1976 Paris Tasting, also known as the "Judgement of Paris." Stag's Leap Wine Cellars' three estate-grown Cabernet Sauvignons - CASK 23, S.L.V. and Fay - are among the most highly regarded and collected Cabernet Sauvignons worldwide. The wines are fashioned to express richness balanced by elegant restraint, an approach often described as "an iron fist in a velvet glove."