Wine and Walnuts

A blog about eating, drinking, cooking and reading in the not so Deep South

Great Wine for a Hot Saturday Afternoon: Ponga Sauvignon Blanc 2010

Kimberly Houston | June 28, 2011

Now this is a wine I really wish I could find in the market or the wine store!  I’ve had it locally at Circa 1922 and Caffe Phoenix, but never spied it on a store shelf anywhere.
In any case, this a crisp, delicious Sauvignon Blanc from the Marlborough region of New Zealand.  In true New [...]

The Crossings Sauvignon Blanc 2010, Awatere Valley, Marlborough

Kimberly Houston | March 23, 2011

I’ve had my eye on this wine for a few weeks, since it came into the wine store where I work.  Since it’s Sauvignon Blanc from the Marlborough region of New Zealand (one of my favorite varieties of wine), and just $11.99, I thought I gotta take a bottle home with me. 
I like that New [...]