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2016Sauvignon BlancEstate

$25.00 USD$20.00 Duncan Family / Duncan Family Reds Club Price$21.25 Velma Club Price

APPEARANCE: Straw with a hint of chartreuse
AROMAS: Floral, tropical-passionfruit and guava, citrus, mandarin, kumquat and lemon-lime
PALATE: Refreshing acidity, rosehips, ginger, hazelnut, candied orange
FINISH: Mango, lime citrus
PAIRINGS: Prosciutto-wrapped cantaloupe, north coast halibut with thyme butter sauce, pork bahn mi

VINEYARD COMPOSITION
Sonoma County: 52%
Napa County: 48%
 ALCOHOL 14.3%
AVERAGE BRIX 23.5°
HARVEST DATES
August 11 – September 15, 2016
AGING
Wood: 39%, 5 months
Drums: 18%
Tank: 42%
Concrete Barrel: >1%, 1.5 months

CALISTOGA VINEYARD 11%
ESTATE OWNED, SUSTAINABLY FARMED
SOIL: BALE LOAM
PLANTED ACRES: 11

HEALDSBURG ESTATE VINEYARD 25%
ESTATE OWNED, SUSTAINABLY FARMED
SOIL: GRAVELLY LOAM
PLANTED ACRES: 11.43

OAKVILLE RANCH VINEYARD 37%
ESTATE OWNED, SUSTAINABLY FARMED
SOIL: COLE SILT LOAM
PLANTED ACRES: 13.52

MERINO ESTATE VINEYARD 27%
ESTATE OWNED, SUSTAINABLY FARMED
SOIL: WRIGHT GRAVELLY LOAM
PLANTED ACRES: 19.1

Cool, fog-laden mornings and sunny afternoons during spring, summer and early fall allowed the vines to take their time, developing and maturing slowly. The result is a bright, flavor-forward Sauvignon Blanc that showcases the best of our Napa and Sonoma estate properties.

-Erin Miller, Twomey Winemaker