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Grgich Hills Estate Grown Dry Sauvignon Blanc Fume Blanc

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(2012 Vintage) Aroma: Apricot, peach, ripe melon, guava, pear, orange, pineapple, pink grapefruit, yellow bell pepper, oak. Palate: Grapefruit, apple, melon, citrus, lemon grass, pepper, grassy, chewy, bold, great acidity & minerality, well balanced. Finish: Hint of grapefruit, lemon pie, passion fruit, strawberry, spice, tart, dry, crisp, well done, beautiful.

(2012 Vintage) Aroma: Apricot, peach, ripe melon, guava, pear, orange, pineapple, pink grapefruit, yellow bell pepper, oak. Palate: Grapefruit, apple, melon, citrus, lemon grass, pepper, grassy, chewy, bold, great acidity & minerality, well balanced. Finish: Hint of grapefruit, lemon pie, passion fruit, strawberry, spice, tart, dry, crisp, well done, beautiful.

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    Yummy! Crisp summer wine....

    about 3 years
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    greenweese

    Wholefoods bottle shop

    about 1 year
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    (2001 Vintage)
  • Wine Spectator
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 85/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/01/02
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2004 Vintage) A younger and somewhat simpler version of the wine above, it shares its strong bent towards the green side of the spectrum, and with its convincing fruit, bright acidity and ability to age for a few years, it has every chance of catching up the 2003 version in very short order.
  • Wine Advocate
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 162 on Dec-05
  • Wine Spectator
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 08/31/05