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Trinchero 2012 Mary’s Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc

Price: $24

Rating: 13.5/20

Region: Napa Valley (Calistoga), California

Varietal: 100 percent Sauvignon Blanc

Production: 3,050 cases

Alcohol: 14.2 percent


Tasting Notes: Named for founder Mario Trinchero’s wife, Mary’s Vineyard in Calistoga produces Sauvignon Blanc with tropical fruit aromas and flavors. A bone dry wine, the 2012 Mary’s Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc features crisp lemon and lime flavors with tropical fruit and mineral notes, a zesty acidity and a clean finish. 


Food Pairings: Sashimi, oysters, fried calamari, garden salad


For more information, visit www.trincheronapavalley.com

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  • pinitbutton Matetic Vineyards 2012 EQ Coastal Sauvignon Blanc   Wine of the Week Review
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Matetic Vineyards 2012 EQ Coastal Sauvignon Blanc

Price: $21

Rating: 13.5/20

Region: San Antonio Valley, Chile

Varietal: 100 percent Sauvignon Blanc

Production: 1,000 cases

Alcohol: 14 percent


Tasting Notes: Made from certified organic grapes, the 2012 EQ Coastal Sauvignon Blanc is a refreshing summer wine. It features fragrant tropical fruit aromas, fresh flavors of lemon and lime, and a crisp, clean finish.


Food Pairings: Salmon, ceviche, oysters, sharp cheese


For more information, visit matetic.com

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