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Viognier Wine Details
Price: $19.00 per bottle

Description: A delicious straw-light golden hue. The flavors bring to mind ripe peaches, pungent summer apples, zesty lemons, a touch of vanilla and barrel toast, plus notes of mango and nectarine. The body is medium to medium-plus. This wine’s structure lends itself to pairing beautifully with shellfish & poultry entrees served with light cream sauces. 100% Viognier

Varietal Definition
The most acclaimed white wine grape from France's Rhône Valley, Viognier is a highly aromatic varietal, with a flavor profile that could include peach, apricot, nectarine, lichee, musk and flower blossom. The heady perfume of this varietal is one of its trademarks, although its flavors are sometimes problematic in matching with food. However, it does well with lobster, crab and moderately flavored fish. Use it as an apéritif as an alternative to Chardonnay. The "Rhône Rangers" in California have done an excellent job promoting this varietal.


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