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Sobon Estate Viognier California Shenandoah Valley 2008

Editorial Review by Gregory Dal Piaz:

lovely nose full of nectarine, juicy apricot and yellow flowers. Honied fruits, very fresh and intense but not showing heat. Round and soft, juicy flavors of apricot and cantaloupe the palate with a honied edge and a touch of papaya and even a hint of papaya seed. This is viscous and creamy with a nice blend of fruit and spice notes that leads to a brisk finish with hints of bay leaf. With time this shows some interesting notes of coconut and smoky nuances that add depth to the nose and palate. 88pts

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Sobon Estate:
Shenandoah Vineyards and Sobon Estate are family-owned wineries with a 32-year reputation for producing the best possible wines using low-yield viticulture and minimum intervention wine making techniques. Sobon Family Wines emphasize high fruit and low tannins, and are made with our own sustainably-grown grapes. They reflect the unique Shenandoah Valley terroir, resulting in a richness and i... Read more
Shenandoah Vineyards and Sobon Estate are family-owned wineries with a 32-year reputation for producing the best possible wines using low-yield viticulture and minimum intervention wine making techniques. Sobon Family Wines emphasize high fruit and low tannins, and are made with our own sustainably-grown grapes. They reflect the unique Shenandoah Valley terroir, resulting in a richness and intensity rarely seen elsewhere. Award-winning Sobon wines are distributed nationally. Both wineries are open daily for wine tasting in the picturesque Amador County near Plymouth, CA. Read less

Editorial Reviews for Sobon Estate Viognier California Shenandoah Valley

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065223,796
3.50 5
07/27/2009

lovely nose full of nectarine, juicy apricot and yellow flowers. Honied fruits, very fresh and intense but not showing heat. Round and soft, juicy flavors of apricot and cantaloupe the palate with a honied edge and a touch of papaya and even a hint of papaya seed. This is viscous and creamy with a nice blend of fruit and spice notes that leads to a brisk finish with hints of bay leaf. With time this shows some interesting notes of coconut and smoky nuances that add depth to the nose and palate. 88pts


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Source: Fame Wine and Tobacco
04/30/2010

Sobon Estate Viognier 2007 and all other wine from Sobon Estate are readily available to ship at discount prices. We carry many premium wine from across the world.




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