26 Ratings
Firestone Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc Santa Ynez Valley

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Wine Description

(2003 Vintage) The 2002 Sauvignon Blanc an exquisitely textured wine with a crisp, refreshing finish. A vibrant bouquet of melon and citrus anticipates elegantly defined flavors of pear and honeydew, with inviting nuances of flint that are attributable to the Firestone estate terroir. The mineral notes continue toward the finish, accompanied by subtle oak accents and hints of pineapple. The bright varietal flavors of Firestone Vineyard’s 2002 Sauvignon Blanc are a perfect match for light seafood fare, including...

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  • Critics Challenge
    (2006 Vintage) Rating: Critics Challenge 2006 Award - As reviewed by Critics Challenge on 05/01/06. Pretty grapefruit with citrus aromas. Robert Whitley
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2006 Vintage) Rating: NR - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on Aug-06.
  • Wine Spectator
    (2006 Vintage) Rating: 78/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/01/06.