100% Sauvignon Blanc from one of the most premier estates in the Santa Ynez Valley. This vintage’s growing season was just about perfect and the fruit came in with balanced sugar, acidity and physiological ripeness. This wine is made from Clone 1 Sauvignon Blanc which is the most popular clone and shows great varietal typicity. Classical notes of tropical guava and passion fruit along with orchard fruit, thiol and grass are all present and the mouthfeel and acidity are perfectly balanced.
Varietal: Sauvignon Blanc
Vineyard: Brave & Maiden
Region: Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Barbara, CA
Bottle Size: 750ml
Date Tasted: April, 2022
Color: almost perfectly clear
Nose: Fresh thiol passion fruit and guava, flint, grassy pyrazine
Mouth: Light, refreshing with balanced acidity and glycerol, classic Sauvignon flinty notes, hint of yeast, cider apple, key lime.
Enjoy chilled, some air is advised but not necessary.
Pair with: Enjoy with fish, salad, grilled vegetables and chicken tacos.
Drinkability: Drink now through 2023