2016
Alexander Valley

Muscat
Description

The grapes for our Muscat come from the formidable Alexander Valley, where warm days and nights allow rich flavors development and maturation.

Tasting Notes
Appearance: 

Light in color.

Aroma: 

The 2016 Alexander Valley Muscat is cool and refreshing with aromatic notes of orange blossom and white magnolia. 

Palate: 

A crisp sweetness greets the palate with a slight touch of ginger that come together for a round, clean mouthfeel.

Winemaking
Vintage Notes: 

The 2016 vintage across California was a near- perfect growing season. A mild winter and spring along led to warm days and cool nights in the summer, and grape growers were able to maintain ideal & balanced acid levels of the fruit.

Tech Notes
  • Appellation: Alexander, CA
  • Varietal: 100% Muscat Canelli
  • Alcohol: 10 %
  • T/A: 5.6 g/L
  • Aging:
    • Stainless steel fermentation
  • Production: 233 cases
Pairs Well With
Meats & Fish:
Fresh Sushi; Spicy Thai Food
Cheese & Nuts:
Cheese Plates
Sauces:
Spicy Dishes
Desserts:
Bittersweet Chocolate Desserts such as Flourless Chocolate Cake or Soufflé
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