Original
24 Ratings
Chateau St. Jean Fume Blanc

Wine Details

Wine Description

(2000 Vintage) Aromas of ripe peach, lemongrass, melon and spice describe the nose of this Fum Blanc. On the palate, grapefruit, melon, vanilla and hints of fig are well integrated with smoky oak flavors. The grapes for this blend were specially selected from vineyards in the Alexander Valley and Russian River Valley appellations to achieve a blend with a balance of fruit and herbal components. The Alexander Valley fruit imparts ripe melon and fig flavors, while the Russian River Valley grapes lend lemongrass a...

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  • Wine Spectator
    (1997 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 05/15/99
  • Wine Advocate
    (2006 Vintage)
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (2001 Vintage)