2020 SANNA Sauvignon Blanc * Carneros * Napa Valley
Mouthwatering aromatics of star jasmine, guava seed, passion fruit, white asparagus, sourgrass & lemon clover stem. Concentrated fruit flavors of luscious kiwi, star fruit, honeydew melon, tart peach. Flamboyant gooseberry, guava, quince paste, creamy Thai durian fruit custard, along with white tea notes, linger in the finish. Unctuous tropical & stone fruits, edgy sweet lime, & perfumed aromatics are integrated with a racy, graphite minerality in a wine powerful & refined in structure. Both full-bodied & tight, with complex & harmonious layering of flavor, & a noticeable vitality. A triumphant expression of the varietal, poetic, & evocative of springtime terroir. Cold-fermented,100% dry. Only 25 cases bottled.
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"It was fermented slow and cold – with primary fermentation finishing around 4+ weeks. No oak – all in stainless steel and no residual sugar. Shows captivating aromatics including pear and apple. Very balanced across the palate with flavors of kiwi and gooseberry and a citrus zest. "
--David Thompson, The Napa Wine Project, on 2019 SANNA Sauvignon Blanc