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Viognier

Viognier Wine Details
Price: $20.00 per bottle

Description: This is a lovely American white wine. It has complex aromas of white flowers, pear, peach and notes of jasmine. The flavor is full bodied with a rich structure. The finish on this Viognier is long with an explosion of grapefruit, pineapple and vanilla.

Varietal Definition
Viognier:
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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