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Teece Family Vineyards

New Zealand, Pinot Noir, Mt. Beautiful, Teece Family Vineyards, North Canterbury, 2008

N/ Warm, dry woods. Wonderful smoked bacon. Cloves. Hay. Crushed granite. Phenomenal nose. T/ Medium mouthfeel. Very clean. Medium-high acid. Medium intensity fruits – ripe raspberries and cherries. Nice layers and structure. Elegant. Wonderful drinking! Price = $25 Brilliant +. 94 This wine was a media sample kindly provided by the winery.

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New Zealand, Sauvignon Blanc, Mt. Beautiful, Teece Family Vineyards, North Canterbury, 2009

N/ Warm hay. Sharp, green grasses. Medium-strong cat urine. Austere fruits. T/ Medium mouthfeel. Warm, but angular, tropicals and grapefruits. Salty at the beginning, but that tamed after 15 mins. Striaghtfoward and no mistaking for anything other than Sauvignon Blanc. Price = $20 Very Good. 87 This wine was a media sample kindly provided by […]

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New Zealand, Riesling, Mt. Beautiful, Teece Family Vineyards, North Canterbury, 2008

N/ River stones glazed with light petroleum oil. Light hay. Distant citrus. Wonderful. T/ Medium-full mouthfeel. Medium high oiliness. Nice apple pucker. Light, non-cloying, pear juice. Retail = $25 Brilliant. 93 This wine was a media sample kindly provided by the winery.

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