Treana White Rhone Blend Central Coast White Mer Soleil Vineyard 2004
After whole-cluster pressing, the juice was cooled to 35* F to allow solids to settle, then barreled down in 75% neutral French oak. 10% was fermented in stainless steel in order to retain the high-toned flavor characteristics. Treana white is aged 8 months in barrel and blended three months prior to bottling.
wonderfully complex, yet unified flavor. currant, pepper, oak, chocolate. balanced throughout, long on the tongue, fabulous finish. from the moment it's opened to the last drop it retains its tone and pitch. wow.
Food Pairings for Treana White Rhone Blend Central Coast White Mer Soleil Vineyard
Our 2004 Treana White displays the elegant varietal characteristics of Viognier and Marsanne. This alluring blend offers floral aromas of citrus, melon, honeysuckle and jasmine followed by ripe flavors of stone fruit with honey overtones. High-toned citrus notes and a solid minerality lend excellent balance. The mouthfeel is lush and full, while bright acidity cleans the palate and lends ease and versatility to food-pairing. The 2004 Treana White will age beautifully over the next decade.