Wine Tip – 2008 Sacred Hill “Sauvage” Sauvignon Blanc Hawkes Bay

A New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc that has aged beautifully with more toasty, complexity than usual.

Wine Tip – 2008 Sacred Hill “Sauvage” Sauvignon Blanc Hawkes Bay

Grassy, fruity, crisp Sauvignon Blancs from New Zealand are not everyone’s preference. However, we had the opportunity to try this wine with beautiful age and would highly recommend its long, toasty finish. Complete with barrel-fermentation, this wine has more complexity then expected.

Wine: Sacred Hill “Sauvage” Sauvignon Blanc Hawkes Bay 2008
Region: Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
Grape: Sauvignon Blanc
Price: $32

Annelise McAuliffe

Annelise McAuliffe

Mandatory family outings to the Detroit farmers' market and nightly home-cooked meals cultivated Annelise's respect and curiosity for food. A graduate of The Culinary Institute of America, she spends her free time in New York City recipe testing, eating breakfast all day, and dreaming up international culinary adventures.

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