Viognier, Alder Springs 2017

Technical Details

Varietal: 99% Viognier, 1% Picpoul
Appellation: Mendocino County
Alcohol: 14.30%
ph Level: 3.46
Fermentation: Native Yeast and Partial ML
Harvest Date: 09/19/2017
Aging: 100% French Oak Fermented, 12% New, 88% Neutral

Case Production: 301 Cases
Winemaker: Ryan Schmaltz

Introducing our Appellation Series Viognier from Alder Springs Vineyard in Mendocino County. This pristine, cooler climate vineyard is set in a rugged and remote location where vines thrive in excellent, low vigor soils on steep, terraced hillsides. This Viognier boasts pear, pineapple and guava flavors with beautiful minerality and bright acidity. The meticulous farming of this already spectacular site can be tasted in every sip. Enjoy this wine for all occasions.

Tasting Notes

Springtime is the perfect season to release our newest Viognier. Enjoy the beautiful wine with tossed summer leafy greens tossed with citrus fruits and berries, baked chicken with lemon, white fish and shrimp on the grill, goat cheese with edible flowers and Dry Creek Olive Company citrus oils such as lime, Cara Cara Orange, and Meyer Lemon!

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