Buy of the Week NZ

Nga Waka Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Martinborough, NZD $25

Rich, creamy and textural sauvignon blanc with bright gooseberry, lime zest and subtle tropical fruit flavours. A weighty, satisfying, silken-smooth wine with purity and power. A serious sauvignon. (Screwcap)

Score: 93 ★★★★ – view Bob’s original tasting

Alcohol: 13%

Ageing: now to 2020

Food: Whole Thames flounder, broccolini, olive, potato, anchovy, caper

Stockists: Nga Waka Vineyard; Glengarry Wines, Auckland (NZ)

Ranked: #21 of 161 2017 Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand

Awarded: Top Rank

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