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Robert Mondavi Fumé Blanc 2017 Wine Review

Robert Mondavi Fumé Blanc 2017

Robert Mondavi Fumé Blanc 2017

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $22.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Robert Mondavi

Agent: Arterra Wines Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 91/100

This is fantastic value for this dry Robert Mondavi Fumé Blanc from Napa Valley. Nice nose of lemon pie with riper stone fruit, Meyer lemon, white flowers, gooseberry and a light grassiness on the palate. Dry and medium-bodied, the 2017 vintage has an addition of 15% Semillon. This is a stellar Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon blend, rich with, silky and vibrant with a long finish. Perfect with grilled halibut.

Fumé Blanc food pairings: chicken salad, pork tenderloin, seafood, barbecued lobster.

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This Robert Mondavi Fumé Blanc 2017 was reviewed on January 3, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

This 85% Sauvignon Blanc/15% Semillon is a lovely pale gold in the glass. Opening notes on the nose are herbal and grassy but open to citrus, white flowers. Silky mouthfeel but the oak is lends a fine grit to it. Acid is nicely balanced. finish is long and a bit austere. Begs for seafood! Tasted Feb 2019.
Robert Mondavi's Fumé Blanc 2017 is a stellar Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc, rich with a silky feel on the palate with an addition of 15% Semillon. Nice nose of lemon custard pie with riper stone fruit, gooseberry, steely, toasty flavours on the palate with a lingering smoky finish. - Community Wine Reviews

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