has judged wine professionally in twelve countries, contributes regularly to wine publications around the world and has lectured on wine in many countries. His speciality is New Zealand wine which he reviews from an international perspective. He gained his Master of Wine qualification in 2000.
Mahi Marlborough NZ Sauvignon Blanc 2007
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Pale, delicately pungent wine that shows surprising power and length. Gooseberry, red capsicum and lemon grass flavours dominate with an array of more subtle savoury characters in the background. Dry and reasonably complex Sauvignon Blanc - good food wine.
Tasted: Apr 2008 Closure: S'cap Average price: NZD $19 (~USD $16)
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