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Linden Sauvignon Blanc Hawke's Bay Nuku 2021

$20

This white has laser-sharp focus, as well as equally intense acidity, showing yuzu flavors at the core, with notes of fresh grated ginger, lemon verbena and orange blossom. There's a thread of minerality and notes of sea salt on the mouthwatering finish. Drink now. 5,000 cases made, 1,000 cases imported.

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Wine Type and Color

White Still

Magazine Issue

Nov 15, 2022

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Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc is historically connected to two French winemaking regions: the Loire Valley and Bordeaux. It most likely originated in the former, which today still makes single-variety expressions to global acclaim. In Bordeaux, where the grape's roots also run centuries deep, winemakers blend Sauvignon Blanc with Sémillon and small percentages of Muscadelle for dry whites and, in the Sauternes and Barsac appellations, world-renowned botrytized dessert wines.

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$20

Linden Sauvignon Blanc Hawke's Bay Nuku 2021

This white has laser-sharp focus, as well as equally intense acidity, showing yuzu flavors at the core, with notes of fresh grated ginger, lemon verbena and orange blossom. There's a thread of minerality and notes of sea salt on the mouthwatering finish. Drink now. 5,000 cases made, 1,000 cases imported.

Details

Wine Type and Color

White Still

Magazine Issue

Nov 15, 2022

Summary

Grape

Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc is historically connected to two French winemaking regions: the Loire Valley and Bordeaux. It most likely originated in the former, which today still makes single-variety expressions to global acclaim. In Bordeaux, where the grape's roots also run centuries deep, winemakers blend Sauvignon Blanc with Sémillon and small percentages of Muscadelle for dry whites and, in the Sauternes and Barsac appellations, world-renowned botrytized dessert wines.

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