"The Life of Riley" 2005 Western Australia Semillon Sauvignon Blanc ($14.99)
Clear straw color. Musky melon and a lighter whiff of lime. Rich-textured, mouth-filling, white fruit consistent with the nose - melons and pears and zippy lime - all wrapped up with bracing acidity. US Importer: Vine Street Imports, Philadelphia. (Apr 14, 2008)

FOOD MATCH: Worked very well with pork chops sauted with browned onions and topped with melted Gruyere cheese and a bit of dry mustard.

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