Conundrum White Proprietary Blend California
512 Ratings
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512 Ratings
Conundrum White Proprietary Blend California

Wine Details

Vineyard

Conundrum

Varietal

Blend

Style

White

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2011 Vintage) Gorgeous aromas of apricot, honeysuckle, vanilla, and lime zest enhance a deeply-flavored palate of tropical fruit, peach, pear and honeydew melon. The complexity of this wine is brought into balance with a rich, round, soft texture; fresh, supportive acidity; and a stunning, satisfying finish.

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    Smooth and tasty. Always a good standby. Light and easy.

    over 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1992 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 89 on Oct-93
  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 2008 Vintage) Made by Caymus, one of the best wine producers in all the Napa Valley, Conundrum is one of the most interesting wines I've had in a long time. Aromas of flowers, sweet fruit, and spice waft up and lure you into the wine. It starts off fruity with flavors of peaches, apricots, lemon and other citrus fruits, and continues in a seamless line until the finish. The finish is not a fruity as the rest of the wine and has flavors of orange peel and mineral in an off-dry style. No one knows what's in it and that's the conundrum, but who really cares? It tastes great and is perfect for the summer.
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1994 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 102 on Dec-95