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90 points, and I agree on it

Thursday, February 21, 2008

Brand NameVina Casablanca
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Wine NameNimbus Estate Sauvignon Blanc
Vintage (Year)
CountryChile
Quality/GradeSingle Vineyard
Wine ClassWhite
Wine TypeSauvignon Blanc
Wine GroupsLow cost party staples
Heaven in a Bottle
Gorgeous Blancs
Alcohol %13%
Bottle Size750ml
Price$10 and Under
Site Rating9 (on a scale of 1-10)
  

I first sampled this wine during a large tasting late last year, and while it slipped temporarily from my memory, the next time I saw a bottle of it, something in the back of my mind stirred me to pick it up.

Since I accidentally threw out my empty bottle, I had to guess the alcohol content, but I can tell you that this wine is both smooth, serene and exciting. Yes, that is an oxymoron of sorts, but as soon as you try it, you'll definitely understand it.

When you taste it, you immediately get the lemon-lime taste, but also some slight herbal flavors, and you'll love it's crispness. All of the other reviews that I have seen for it agree, and this wine has also taken some rewards. And for the price, it's an ultimate winner.

Pick it up, and thank me when you see me.

 

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