89 points

Ponga 2009 Sauvignon Blanc (Marlborough)

A soft, easygoing style of Marlborough Sauvignon, the 2009 Ponga exhibits ripe, almost honeyed, stone-fruit aromas that slide easily into melon and nectarine flavors marked by only a touch of grassiness.

 — J.C.   Published 9/1/2010
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86 points

Ponga 2010 Pinot Noir (Marlborough)

This is a pretty solid value for the price, as long as you don’t mind plenty of oak influence. A cedary note dominates the nose and casts a long shadow across the cherry-stained palate, imparting a vanilla flavor and some drying tannins along the way. Despite that, there’s ample length and a mouthwatering quality to…

 — J.C.   Published 4/1/2013
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