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88 • Ventisquero 2010 Reserva, Sauvignon Blanc, Casablanca Valley $9.99. Best Buy.
Ripe guava, red bell pepper, and ruby grapefruit with a supple, tangy medium body and a juicy, mouthwatering finish. Very nice. (tasted on Feb-10-2011)
88 • Ventisquero 2009 Gran Reserva, Sauvignon Blanc, Casablanca Valley $14.99. Best Buy.
Aromas of peaches, mango custard, peas, and jalapeno pepper with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy, lingering wheatgrass and mineral accented finish. Tasty with a smooth elegant finish. (tasted on Feb-10-2011)
87 • Oveja Negra 2010 Single Vineyard, Sauvignon Blanc, Maule Valley $17.
Pale silvery straw color. Aromas of mango-lemon yogurt, mint leaf and floral lotion with a crisp, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a tart, dry mossy earth accented finish. A nice dry, structured sauvignon blanc. (tasted on Mar-03-2011)
86 • Aromo 2010 Sauvignon Blanc, Maule Valley $8.99. Best Buy.
Pale straw green color. Dried lemon peel and lavender talc aromas with a racy dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a crisp, lemongrass and lime leaf accented finish. (tasted on Mar-03-2011)
86 • Chilensis 2010 Reserva, Sauvignon Blanc, Casablanca Valley $12. Best Buy.
Platinum straw color. Aromas of lime custard, honeycomb, and sweet grass with a round, dryish medium body and a brisk, grassy earth and waxy bell pepper skin accented finish. (tasted on Mar-03-2011)
84 • Sun Valley 2009 Sauvignon Blanc, Lontue Valley $8.99.
Aromas of coconut cream, green bean, cooked kiwi and faint balloon with a tangy light-to-medium body and a tart lemon marmalade and fruit gum accented finish. (tasted on Feb-10-2011)
83 • Chilensis 2010 Sauvignon Blanc, Central Valley $9.
Pale silvery straw color. Mild kiwi and papaya aromas with a soft, dryish light-to-medium body and a crisp lemon pith, wet grass and apple bobbing water finish. (tasted on Mar-03-2011)
83 • Flying Angels 2010 Reserva, Sauvignon Blanc, Curico Valley $9.99.|Find-a-Wine|
Faint silvery golden color. Honeycomb, citrus rind, melon and cream aromas with a soft, fruity-yet-dry medium body and a tangy, grassy snap. (tasted on Mar-03-2011)