Riesling from Alsace in France or from New Zealand, Austria, or a dry style from Germany
Sauvignon Blanc from California, made with minimal or no oak
Chardonnay from California or Australia, with evident oak
Sauvignon Blanc, originally from Bordeaux, comes in the traditional Bordeaux bottle with high shoulders.
Chardonnay, originally from Burgundy, comes in the traditional Burgundy bottle with sloping shoulders.
The goals of this tasting are to:
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