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Balletto Sauvignon Blanc Russian River Valley 2021

$22

Features fresh peach, nectarine and salted Casaba melon flavors that are round, ripe and supple, accented by a fresh thread of acidity and details of Fuji apple and tangerine on the finish. Drink now. 500 cases made.

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Wine Type and Color

White Still

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Feb 28, 2023

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Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc is historically connected to two French winemaking regions: the Loire Valley and Bordeaux. It most likely originated in the former, which today still makes single-variety expressions to global acclaim. In Bordeaux, where the grape's roots also run centuries deep, winemakers blend Sauvignon Blanc with Sémillon and small percentages of Muscadelle for dry whites and, in the Sauternes and Barsac appellations, world-renowned botrytized dessert wines.

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Balletto Sauvignon Blanc Russian River Valley 2021

Features fresh peach, nectarine and salted Casaba melon flavors that are round, ripe and supple, accented by a fresh thread of acidity and details of Fuji apple and tangerine on the finish. Drink now. 500 cases made.

Details

Wine Type and Color

White Still

Magazine Issue

Feb 28, 2023

Summary

Grape

Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc is historically connected to two French winemaking regions: the Loire Valley and Bordeaux. It most likely originated in the former, which today still makes single-variety expressions to global acclaim. In Bordeaux, where the grape's roots also run centuries deep, winemakers blend Sauvignon Blanc with Sémillon and small percentages of Muscadelle for dry whites and, in the Sauternes and Barsac appellations, world-renowned botrytized dessert wines.

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