Loveblock Sauvignon Blanc 2017 - New Canaan Wine

Loveblock Sauvignon Blanc 2017

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Loveblock Sauvignon Blanc 2017

SKU 07734


Colour: Water white with a hint of green and gold. Aroma: Lifted aromatics of canned peaches, pineapple and elderflower. Palate: Rockmelon, Cape gooseberry and crushed sweet meadow grass. Distinctly Sauvignon Blanc finish, with linear acidity balanced by creamy mouthfeel. Food match: Oysters, seafood, pasta and chicken.
Category White Wine
Region New Zealand, Marlborough, Awatere Valley
Brand Loveblock
Alcohol/vol 13%
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Wine EnthusiastLoveblock is the label of Erica and Kim Crawford, former owners of one of New Zealand's most famous labels. Their latest Sauvignon Blanc from organically grown fruit displays subtlety and complexity. The nose is a soft synthesis of peach, cantaloupe, lemon-lime, watermelon rind and warm stone minerality, while the palate is all about texture. It's tight, structured and chalky, with prickly acidity and a long citrus and mineral finish. Drink now with an array of seafood and cold salad dishes.

Christina Pickard, May 1, 2018
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Wine SpectatorDistinctive, with a fresh, green herbal overtone and plenty of notes of lemongrass, saline and celery leaf to the core of citrus flavors. Smooth, crisp and juicy. Drink now. 30,000 cases made.

MaryAnn Worobiec, March 31, 2018