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Date Printed: 7/25/2014
Whitehaven Sauvignon Blanc 2009
Whitehaven Sauvignon Blanc 2009
(search item no. 104788)
screw cap wine


PRICE ON 7/25/2014: $19.79

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2008 The Wine News rating: 92 points
2008 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points
2007 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2006 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points
2005 Connoisseurs' Guide rating: 91 points
2002 Wine Spectator rating: 89 points

Winemaker's Notes:

A full flavored, medium bodied wine, with an abundance of archetypal currant and gooseberry flavors, that linger on the dry, clean finish.
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About Whitehaven :

Established in 1994 by Sue and Greg White and winemaker Simon Waghorn, Whitehaven Wine Company is a small, family-owned winery with big aspirations. Sourcing fruit from its own estates and from 12 joint venture or contract growers across Marlborough's Wairau and Awatere valleys, Whitehaven quickly established a reputation for producing quality wines. From modest beginnings, the Company now exports wine, through exclusive agents, to Australia, the United Kingdom, The Netherlands, Hong Kong, Japan, and the United States.