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tiki-single-vineyard-sav-blanc-2016Tiki Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2016, Marlborough, NZD $22.99

Quite a concentrated sauvignon blanc, with strong passionfruit supported by more subtle guava, tree fruit and red capsicum flavours. The wine has some pleasing sweet-and-sour tension. A classic Marlborough style with truly punchy fruit flavour.

Score: 94 – view on BobCampbell.nz

Alcohol: 13.5%

Ageing: now to 2020

Food: Hiramasa kingfish ceviche, pickled grapes, wakame dressing, avocado jelly

Stockists: Tiki Wine and Vineyards (NZ); Oz Wine Brokers (AU distributors)

Ranked #16 of 93 2016 Sauvignon Blanc tasted from Marlborough

Price Benchmark: NZD $24.83 Avg 94pt 2016 Sauvignon Blanc tasted from New Zealand

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