Category: White

Astrolabe Sauvignon Blanc (Marlborough) 2016 review by (PB)

Straw hue with large bouquet of classic grassiness, guava paste, ripe pineapple, tropical fruit compote, hint of vanilla and citrus. Palate–Minerally front with sharp acidity, wet stone, guava paste, creamy texture, lingering finish of tropical fruit. Astrolabe is a reliable producer of fairly vibrant Sauvignon Blanc at a great price point. The acidity in this…

Dionysus Vineyards Chardonnay 2014 (Columbia Valley) (PB)

  Med straw hue with big flowery aromas of creme brulee, tropical fruit, pears, honeysuckle marvelous! Palate– Razor sharp acidity that will clean the fattiest, butteriest coating in your mouth; Off dry flavors of tropical fruit salad,buttery texture, lingering fruity finish On opening the bouquet of this Chard was enormous with loads of sweet, flowery…

Ramon Bilbao Albarino 2016 Wine Review (NW)

Tasting notes: Lemon and lychee aromas on the nose Medium bodied on the palate Finishes with lemon-lime and pineapple layers Summary: This wine has a good, flavorful profile and should prove to be versatile with a variety of appetizers and dishes. Albarino, from Northern Spain in the Rias Baixas region, is a lively and flavorful…