Bruce McGuire selects his favorite lots between four different vineyards to create the 2018 Sauvignon Blanc. Bruce looks towards the Eastern edge of the Santa Ynez Valley, and its warmer weather, to create this aromatic wine from 85% Musque clone. The time spent in neutral oaks adds texture and body to the bright crisp fruit.
Winemaker Comments: The 2018 Sauvignon Blanc is 85% Musque Clone. It is aromatic with hints of zesty lime. The barrel fermented portion adds texture to the crisp, bright fruit.
Tasting Notes: The 2018 Sauvignon Blanc shines pale straw. Aromas of granny smith apple and honeysuckle jump out of the glass. Fully ripe lemon and pineapple overlap well-developed minerality. Light and crisp -- drink alongside white fish, mixed green salads, and mild vinaigrettes.
Wine Enthusiast- 91 points
2018 Sauvignon Blanc - Santa Ynez Valley
61% Great Oaks Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc
15% La Presa Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc
14% Roblar Winery Sauvignon Blanc
10% McGinley Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc
September 19 & 21 - October 12, 2018
Sugar: 20.8 - 22.5 Brix
March 19-21, 2019
18% neutral oak
Production: 3,256 cases
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