If Condrieu was less expensive.

I’m a sucker for white wines and Rhône whites are right up there at the top of my list. In the world of fine wine, I think Viognier is one of the most misunderstood grapes.

 

Flavors

White Peach
White Peach Tea
Acacia Blossom
Acacia Honey
Gold Glitter
Wet Stones

Tech Specs

Appellation: Willamette Valley
Soil:
Cornelius (Loess)
Vineyard: REDACTED
Elevation:
250 feet (83m)
Grapes: 100% Viognier
Harvest Date:
October 13th, 2018
Brix @ Harvest:
23.5
Fermentation:
Ambient Yeast
Maturation Vessel:
8yr French Oak + 500L Acacia
Alcohol (by volume):
pending
Acidity Scale (pH):
pending
Sulfur Dioxide (SO₂):
pending
Fining Agent:
Unfined (Vegan)
Filtering Method:
Unfiltered
Closure:
FinecorkX (99.99% TCA free)
Certification: L.I.V.E grapes
Bottling Date: September 10, 2019
Release Date: October 1st, 2019
Suggested Retail $:
22.00 USD


Bottle Shots & Images


You only think that you don’t like Viognier.

This is such a great wine, and I rarely use the word ‘great’ with any of my own wines.