December 2014 - New Zealand - All Wines

This month's Wine feature is New Zealand - All Wines
New Zealand - All Wines Reviews
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TENZ
2012 Sauvignon Blanc
Light silvery straw color. Bold aromas and flavors of green pepper and honeyed grapefruit with a silky, tangy, fruity light-to-medium body and a complex, medium-long finish with notes of gherkin, guava, and passionfruit. A sensational vibrant and flavor-packed sauvignon blanc.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
208808
TENZ
2013 Sauvignon Blanc
Light silvery straw color. Lively aromas of sweet peppers and grapefruit with a supple, dry-yet-fruity body and a tingling, medium-length Meyer lemon, gherkin, and pickling herbs finish. A vibrant and delicious sauvignon blanc with nice balance.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
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Ata Rangi
2013 Sauvignon Blanc
Golden silver color. Aromas of green apple, earth, and nuts with a silky, tangy, fruity body and a stimulating, medium-length grapefruit, passionfruit, lime, and touch of grass finish with fruit tannins and light oak. A wonderful, mouthwatering sauvignon balance with great depth and balance.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
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Ata Rangi
2012 Pinot Noir
Ruby color. Aromas of ripe cherries and floral honeycomb with a supple, tangy, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tingling, interesting, medium-length beets and pepper finish with light oak. A nice savory pinot.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
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