Maimai Creek Hawkes Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2012 Region:Hawkes Bay Winery:Maimai Creek Winery Grapes: 100% Sauvignon Blanc Color: White Vintage: 2012
Description: Color of light straw with green tinges. The wine has lifted aromas of green capsicum and dned herbs. Vibrant and juicy palette showing bright acidity and a lingering crisp dry finish.
Enjoy with pasta, vegetarian dishes, white meats, fish and salads.
"Vibrant and expressive, this exudes terrific, fresh notes of grass, jalapeño and cut herb, highlighting the juicy lemon, lime and grapefruit flavors."
The Washington Post
3 STARS ***
From the warmer climate of New Zealand’s North Island, this wine shows ripe fruit that reminds me of some Napa Valley premier sauvignon blancs that cost much more. Simply terrific.