This brilliantly clear, pale-straw-colored Sauvignon Blanc leads with fresh, appealing citrus notes of lime zest, pink grapefruit, and fresh lemon grass followed by green papaya, passion fruit, and green apple. Wet stone adds a mineral component to the aromatics. This wine is fresh, bright, and crisp. Lively and forward on the palate, our Sauvignon Blanc has zesty notes of lime and grapefruit. Refreshing, full, and vibrant; the palate has a long finish with a lingering impression of green citrus, stone fruit, and mineral.
SIMI Chef Kolin Vazzoler suggests pairing this wine with goat cheese ravioli with spiced tomato sauce, crab gazpacho, mussels Provencal or smoked salmon with capers, lemon, and red onion.
Wine Buyer(2007 Vintage) This wine has a nose of fig, grapefruit, and honeydew melon with light hints of minerals. Zesty lemon and lime with touches of melon are on the palate creating a clean, light mineral finish. January 2009