St Supéry Napa Valley Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2012
Serious grapefruit hit on the nose. Very refreshing, though, not terribly tart on the palate and tongue. There is a grapefruit flavor, but it’s more like the pulp more than the juice. Good summer sipping wine, but I’m also looking forward to having this one with grilled Ahi Tuna, tonight.
Apricots melons and a mouth full of fruity deliciousness. Complemented by a mid level acidity that creates a smooth finish making you crave another sip.
Frizzy on the tongue. Gentle, accessible lemon. Full but svelte bodied. Herbal green notes with a perfumy finish.
External Reviews for St Supéry Napa Valley Estate Sauvignon Blanc
This wine exhibits brilliant hues of light yellow speared by vibrant streaks of green. Aromas of exotic grapefruit and green lime dominate with hints of caper, fennel and lemon zest. Flavors follow with tremendous ruby grapefruit, citrus, kiwi and guava through a crisp finish.
Food Pairings for St Supéry Napa Valley Estate Sauvignon Blanc
• Aromas rich with green lime, lychee fruit, grapefruit, and lemon zest and a smoky, seductive oak. • Vibrant flavors of lime and grapefruit with zippy lime zest and a subtle toasted oak. • Opulent flavors with an air of elegance.
Dietary Information: Certified Sustainable
1,801 cases produced.
Notes: 6% Malo-lactic Fermentation, 32% Tank Fermentation, 68% Barrel Fermentation
|Sugar: 0.2 grams per liter||Total Acidity: 6.5 grams per liter|