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2005 Crocker & Starr Sauvignon Blanc

Winery: Crocker & Starr

Vintage: 2005

Wine Name/Vineyard:

Wine Category: Sauvignon Blanc

Grape blend: 100% Sauvignon Blanc (Musque)

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: St. Helena

State or country: CA

Price: $27

Cases produced: 1,212

KWG Score: 90 (based on 1 review)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (93.99-90)

Review date: November 11, 2006

Wine Review: The bouquet of this wine is explosive and fully expresses its fruit. On the palate, the wine is round, well balanced, acidic, and quite tasty. The finish is dry and tangy. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: It’s hard to imagine that I could match last years wine – the 2004 SB – but after blending and tasting this 2005 vintage - I think this wine is equal if not better. The 2005 SB is fat (or is that phat) with all the 2004 attributes and with a huge emphasis on white peach and guava. Bring on the mouthwatering "margarita" characters of lime and voila – delicious Sauvignon Blanc. Long-lasting, luscious fruit characters. Cheers!

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