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The Ojai Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc Mcginley Vineyard 2010

Member Review by EMark:

Very, very pale yellow in the glass. Fairly big floral nose. Initial mouth sensation is quite filling, but then it calms down. Not overbearing fruit flavors but there is some green apple. Some bitterness around the edge. Modest acid, but not the big grapefruit flavor that I'm seeing in a lot of SBs, these days. US$30.00 from the winery club.

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The Ojai Vineyard:
The Ojai Vineyard, owned by Adam & Helen Tolmach, works closely with a dozen different vineyards on the Central Coast of California and produces wines from syrah, grenache, mourvedre, pinot noir, chardonnay, sauvignon blanc and viognier. About 6000 cases are produced each year, divided between 15 bottlings, most of which are vineyard designated wines. The key to producing special wine is in ... Read more
The Ojai Vineyard, owned by Adam & Helen Tolmach, works closely with a dozen different vineyards on the Central Coast of California and produces wines from syrah, grenache, mourvedre, pinot noir, chardonnay, sauvignon blanc and viognier. About 6000 cases are produced each year, divided between 15 bottlings, most of which are vineyard designated wines. The key to producing special wine is in the care taken growing the grapes. There is an inverse relationship between quantity and quality when it comes to grapes, so rather than purchasing ours by the ton, we have long term agreements with our growers to buy the fruit by the acre. This lets us culture the vines and thin the crop to our strict specifications, yet allows the grower to receive a fair return. In the winery we like to watch the development of the wine carefully, yet prefer to do as little as possible. Experience has shown us that the least amount of moving, pumping, fining and filtering is always best. The ultimate objective is to show off the distinctive character of a vineyard site. Read less

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Snooth User: EMark
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3.00 5
01/10/2014

Very, very pale yellow in the glass. Fairly big floral nose. Initial mouth sensation is quite filling, but then it calms down. Not overbearing fruit flavors but there is some green apple. Some bitterness around the edge. Modest acid, but not the big grapefruit flavor that I'm seeing in a lot of SBs, these days. US$30.00 from the winery club.



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