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99; a crisp, zesty sauvignon with real nettly characteristics on the nose.
As for the wine, styles vary so much that there should be one to suit most tastes,even though the trademark nettly grassy element will usually be there.
And this fits the bill, its mineral chalkiness and nettly gooseberry tang leaving the tastedbuds dancing.
It is nettly green and with an edge of simmering gooseberries.
LIMITED Black Edition Shorn, Sauvignon Blanc NV, Marlborough, New Zealand (PS7, Morrisons) WITH classic sauvignon sensations of green gooseberry and passion fruit aromas and a crisp, refreshing finish, this IWC Silver medal winner (International Wine Challenge) ticks all the boxes if you love a grassy, herbaceous, fruity, nettly, neat white to polish up your palate.