Tag Archives: citrus

White Wine: Morning Fog Chardonnay, 2014, California

90 Points – $17

Light golden color with a beautiful floral and citrus nose. Crisp citrus lemon zest and green apple flavors with some cinnamon and vanilla from oak barrel aging. Well balanced long refreshing finish.

The first California vineyard to produce chardonnay. In the mists of San Francisco Bay. A great chardonnay under $ 20.

White Wine-Morning Fog Chardonnay

Grape: Chardonnay

Region: California

Maker: Wente

Alcohol: 13.5%

White Wine: Domaine Fouassier Les Romains Sancerre , 2009, France

89 Points 

Sauvignon Blanc grapes grown in flinty soil. Honey yellow color with citrus nose. Tart citrus, grapefruit, orange and mineral taste. Alcohol buoyed finish.

domaine fouassir les Romains

Name: Domaine Fouassier Les Romains Sancerre

Grape: Sauvignon Blanc

Region: Loire, Central Vineyards,  France

Maker: Domaine Fouassier

Alcohol: 14.5%

White Wine: Original Sin Sauvignon Blanc , 2010, Hemel-an-Arde, South Africa

88 Points – $14

Greenish straw colored wine with a herbaceous nose with hay and grass aromas. Full plush mineral with citrus fruit flavor.  Good for fish, seafood and pasta dishes.

White Wine

Name: La Vierge Original Sin

Grape: Sauvignon Blanc

Region: Hemel-an-Arde, South Africa

Maker:  Walker Bay

Price: $14

Alcohol: 13.2%