2019 BUCHER SAUVIGNON BLANC
Varietal composition: 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Vineyard: Bucher Vineyard
Appellation: Russian River Valley
Case Production: 489
Harvest Date: September 30th, 2019
Bottling date: January 30th, 2020
Ageability: Drink now or over the next two years
On the nose, this wine feels like you've landed on a tropical isle. Notes of pineapple, papaya and green guava with a hint of jasmine show through. On the palate, the tropics continue with mango and passionfruit with a hint of minerality.
Sugar: 2.3 g/L
Fermentation: 75% stainless steel, 25% barrel and 50% whole cluster, 50% skin soaked
Try pairing this wine with your favorite Asian faire such as green curry, drunken noodles or an asian pear salad with walnuts. For something different, try a fennel slaw with blood oranges.