Browsing all posts tagged with Tag: Sauvignon Blanc.

Elevation Ten 2013 Sauvignon Blanc

December 9th, 2014 | No Comments

Elevation Ten 2013 Sauvignon Blanc A gentle green apple nose. It’s soft and delicious. You are not surprised by delighted that it continues through the palate. Light twinkling acids flutter here and there. If you guessed the sour snap would eventually wet your palate then you would be right. A little tart snap at the […]

Kidder Family Wines 2013 Sauvignon Blanc

October 6th, 2014 | No Comments

Kidder Family Wines 2013 Sauvignon Blanc A bright Sauvignon Blanc full of citrus. The secondary orange blossoms are lovely. Delicate acids make for a gentle palate. The longer it sits, the more you appreciate the balance. A no brainer on a warm afternoon. Finishes like a piece of citrus fruit. Sticky but clean. Reail: $18 […]

LangeTwins 2013 Sauvignon Blanc

September 5th, 2014 | No Comments

LangeTwins 2013 Sauvignon Blanc Lovely tropical citrus notes and a hint of butter. Something very interesting about the nose on this little guy. It will beg you to dig your nose back into your glass. It’s atypical. Take your time in there. Soft acid notes are delightful. A little youthful tickle for your tongue. The […]

Helwig 2013 Sauvignon Blanc

September 1st, 2014 | No Comments

Helwig 2013 Sauvignon Blanc The muted color is appealing. Looks light and dainty. Enters the palate slowly no matter how fast you drink it. It is clean and zesty. Honey and tropical citrus. A little zizz to boot. It starts easy enough but gradually shows a bigger personality. Finishes big for a Sauv Blanc. Well […]

Amador Cellars 2013 Sauvignon Blanc

August 16th, 2014 | No Comments

Amador Cellars 2013 Sauvignon Blanc Lemon zest and grapefruit. Crisp. Bright describes it best. Very fitting. Citrus acids are short, snappy and delightful. Settles quickly. A great choice and price point for wine newbies. It’s got a quick bite from the acids but worth the snap. Reail: $18 (K&S Rating: 4 of 6) Winemaker […]

Malibu Family Wines Semler 2012 Sauvignon Blanc

July 11th, 2014 | No Comments

Malibu Family Wines Semler 2012 Sauvignon Blanc Soft nose. The citrus is airy. Gentle aromatics.  A bit buttery with an acidic splash. Interesting contrast between the two. The structure was a bit bumpy. I liked the concept. Good finish for a light Sauv. Blanc but in a tough price range. Could be good for the emerging, […]

Curtis 2012 Estate Sauvignon Blanc

June 23rd, 2014 | No Comments

Curtis 2012 Estate Sauvignon Blanc Great white peach, honeysuckle and hints of pineapple.Lightly tart on the palate with soft tingles of acid. Easy finish. I enjoyed this little guy in wine country, it was served ice cold on a warm afternoon. So good. Reail: $22.00 (K&S Rating: 4 of 6) Winemaker Notes: “Our 2012 […]

Medlock Ames 2012 Sauvignon Blanc

June 6th, 2014 | No Comments

Medlock Ames 2012 Sauvignon Blanc Notes of grapefruit and citrus with an anticipated “effervescence.” Definitely has a little “zizz.” Sparkles with acid all around the mouth. Keeps you on your toes. Secondary green tones grounds this rascal from fluttering away. Finishes with lemon sour. Retail: $27 (K&S Rating: 4 of 6) Tasting Notes: “Bright, citrus aromas […]

Oak Farm 2012 Sauvignon Blanc

May 11th, 2014 | No Comments

Oak Farm 2012 Sauvignon Blanc A soft and broad citrus with white cheese notes wafting here and there.  White peach shows up on the palate which also ushers in lots of moist and silky.  The acid structure is gentle.  It doesn’t really show up to play until the end of the adventure. Retail: $20 (K&S […]

Andis 2013 Sauvignon Blanc

May 9th, 2014 | No Comments

Andis 2013 Sauvignon Blanc A delightfully passive grapefruit and peach that will tempt you to dig deeper and get your nose wet. When you do, you might find nectarine or peach.  A Song of the Sirens.  You won’t be able to resist digging back in for more goodness. If it’s ice cold, you may just […]