Dry Creek Vineyard Fumé Blanc 2010 Wine Review

Dry Creek Vineyard Fumé Blanc 2010
Sonoma County, California, United States
Community Score: 4.4/5
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Product #: 277715

Price: $14.95
Alcohol: 13.5%
Drink: 2012-2014
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml
Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Dry Creek Vineyard
Agent: Vinexx
More Vintages: 2007  Add New Vintage 
Natalie's Score: 87/100

Very grassy and herbal, crisp and refreshing. Straight-up pleasure.

This was reviewed February 4, 2012 by

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Yes, indeed, Dry Creek Vineyard does Sauvignon Blanc, and very well at that. Winery founder David Stare made sure of that long before anyone thought Sauvignon was a viable commercial grape in California. So DCV had a passion for Sauvignon then, and still does. The basic 2010 Fume Blanc (100 percent Sauvignon) is a classic, exhibiting intense aromas of lemongrass and dried herbs, passion fruit and grapefruit, with exquisite balance, modest alcohol (13.5 percent) and a lingering finish. Score: 90 Source: Robert Whitely, whitleyonwine.com

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