Price Range of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD
Average: $65 From: $60 To: $70
|Critic||Score||When to drink|
|Vinous Antonio Galloni||93/100||2013 to 2016|
Sauvignon Blanc is a white-wine grape from western France, now successfully grown in emerging and established wine regions all over the world. While the grape may be more readily associated with the Loire Valley (for its pivotal role in Sancerre and Pouilly-Fume), it is more likely to have originated from Bordeaux, where it is typically blended with Semillon.
In the late 20th Century, a new region began to gain a reputation as one of the great Sauvignon Blanc regions of the world: ... more
The Mount Veeder AVA is located in the south-western hills of California's most famous wine region, the Napa Valley. The eponymous Mount Veeder peak is 2700ft (825m) high, and marks the boundary between Napa and Sonoma counties. The appellation's highest vineyards lie on a south-west-facing slope just below the summit, and stretch up to 2630ft (800m).
Located five miles (8km) north-west of Sonoma town and half that distance again from Napa town, Mount Veeder lies equidistant from the two valleys which are arguably the most important in the United States.
Despite its small size (25 square miles/65 square km), this elevated, sun-drenched area has won worldwide acclaim for its ... more
California’s Napa Valley wine region is located immediately north of San Pablo Bay, in the north-eastern corner of the San Francisco Bay Area. Formed by the Napa river as it flows between the Vacas Mountains (to the east) and the Mayacamas (to the west), the valley runs roughly north-west to south-east for approximately 35 miles (57km). The scenic 40-minute drive between Napa and Calistoga passes through some of the most valuable viticultural real estate on Earth.... more
|Wally's Wine & Spirits||
|Pogo's Liquor Inc.||
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|Rudd Oakville Estate Red, California|
|Rudd Oakville Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, California|
|Rudd Crossroads Cabernet Sauvignon, Oakville|
|Rudd Bacigalupi Vineyard Chardonnay, Russian River Valley|
|Rudd Jericho Canyon Vineyard Red, Napa Valley|
|Rudd Samantha's Cabernet Sauvignon, Oakville|
|Rudd Susan's Blanc, Mount Veeder|
|Rudd Crossroads Field Blend, St Helena|
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