Etty’s Wine Pick: Cape Point Stonehaven Sauvignon Blanc 2008

This world-class Sauvignon Blanc which hails from Cape Point, South Africa drinks like a top notch bottling from the Loire Valley. No wonder, since the winemaker, Duncan Savage, spent some time working with renowned Loire winemaker Didier Dagueneau at his estate in Pouilly-Fumé. Super elegant and complex, this boutique gem features varietal aromas of gooseberry and wet stone then moves into a creamy, mouth-filling palate brimming with vibrant white grapefruit flavors and chalky minerals. This is a knockout Sauvignon Blanc!

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Etty Lewensztain

About the Author: Etty Lewensztain is the founder and owner of Plonk Wine Merchants, which features organic, biodynamic and natural wines, as well as some of the best cheap wine under $20. The curly-haired, food and wine obsessed Los Angeles native cut her teeth in the wine biz running a marketing campaign to promote Chilean wine in the United States, and is certified by the esteemed Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) and the American Sommelier Association. Plonk Wine Merchants specializes in hidden gems from around the globe and every bottle in the store is priced below $30.

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