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Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley

Reserve Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley Wine Details
Price: $19.00 per bottle

Description: Rich, concentrated mouthwatering aroma is the first impression of this wine. Ripe grapefruit, melon, and hints of creamy peach round out the nose. In the mouth, citrus and stone fruit balance the creamy texture and flavors. This unique Sauvignon Blanc finishes long and smooth.

Varietal Definition
Sauvignon Blanc:
Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California — at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety — and often assumes the moniker ‘Fume Blanc’. This popular synonym, credited to Napa’s Robert Mondavi, derives from the grape’s historic home of Pouilly in France’s Upper Loire Valley, where Sauvignon Blanc is the dominant varietal and goes locally by the name of ‘Blanc Fumé’. When treated with respect and afforded suitable growing conditions, Sauvignon Blanc is one of the wine world’s darlings. Steely, racy acidity, green, gooseberry fruit, asparagus and a grassy, herbaceous character characterize dry wines made from this grape.


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