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Dry Creek Vineyard Fume Blanc

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Wine Description

(2001 Vintage) A great deal from one of the finest and most serious Fume Blanc producers in California. DCV3 is Dry Creek's oldest estate Sauvignon Blanc vineyard. For more than two decades this vineyard had been the backbone of our Fume Blanc and Reserve Fume Blanc. The 2001 vintage is our fourth production of this exceptional lot of vineyard designated wine, which is true to the varietal and sees no oak aging. This fragrant DCV3 Fume Blanc displays floral, citrus, and lemon grass aromas. Clean and fresh o...

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  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2006 Vintage) One of our perennial favorites over the years and regular visitor to our Best Buys feature, this wine comes through again in 2006 with a fresh, fruity, lightly but distinctly grassy edition. It has the zesty, incisive character to be right at home with both the lighter white fishes or with a brothy bowl of Moules Mariniere GOOD VALUE
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on Feb-06
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast