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Kim Crawford Sauvignon Blanc Spitfire Small Parcels 2012
One of the reasons why New Zealand Sauvignon Blancs have taken the world by storm. Delightful to the point of exuberance, this is a great wine for drinking alone of with lighter fare.
Decent Marlborough sauvignon blanc with loads of white grapefruit, lemon, and unripe peach. Nice floral nose, nice acidity and a decent finish.
Citrusy sauvignon blanc with a bit of carbonation. Good.
Nose of grapefruit and stone with orange blossom, apricot and just-mown grass. Balanced on the palate with tropical influence of passionfruit and apple and grapefruit. Rich texture. Crisp finish. 88 pts. 1/12/13
Citrus and floral strong
External Reviews for Kim Crawford Sauvignon Blanc Spitfire Small Parcels
91 Points- Wine SpectatorFragrant and complex, with a refreshing burst of lime, guava, grapefruit and grass flavors. Wet stone, passion fruit and oyster shell accents add interest, with bright acidi
91 Points- Wine Spectator Fragrant and complex, with a refreshing burst of lime, guava, grapefruit and grass flavors. Wet stone, passion fruit and oyster shell accents add interest, with bright acidity highlighting the vivid finish. Another outstanding Sauvignon from a perennial success
Upfront herbaceous aromas, backed by ripe fruit flavors of melon, passionfruit and crisp acidity. Good to drink with anyone at anytime. Ideally suited to fresh oysters, asparagus dishes or summer salads.
An intensely rich wine with a multitude of flavours. It is held together with firm acidity, beautiful fruit sweetness and lashings of tropical fruit flavours. The wine has good length and is very persistent in the mouth.
With delightful hints of tropical fruits are accented by aromas of citrus and the traditional New Zealand herbaceous notes, this Sauvignon Blanc has nice ripe stone fruit, citrus and tropical flavors mingle with the soothing herbaceous notes. It has a nice acidity with a touch of sweet passion fruit add to the full, crisp finish.
Pale green. A bouquet of citrus and tropical fruits backed by characteristic herbaceous notes that Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc is famous for. An exuberant wine brimming with flavours of pineapple and stonefruit with a hint of herbaceousness. The finish is fresh and zesty.
Grapes from all over the Marlborough Region are used in this blend where vineyards are selected by flavour profile for desired outcome. We tend towards the more herbaceous end of the flavour profile, ensuring Marlborough's typicity is retained.