White wine

Inglenook, Blancaneaux 2016

Very dry with notes of hedgerow flowers in spring, honeysuckle, sappy, concentrated, great acidity, soft velvety mouthfeel with a bit of tannic heft, tropical mid palate, not excessive in any way – an exoticism mitigated by salinity, and a lovely endless length – it goes on literally for minutes. Complex, powerful wine.

Score

Wine Details

Colour

White

Wine Style

Still

Grape Varieties

Viognier (36%), Marsanne (32%), Roussanne (32%)

Alcohol

0%

Bottle size

75cl

Drink dates

2019 - 2029

Origin

Country

USA

Region

California

Sub-region

Napa Valley AVA

Tasting Information

Blind

No

Tasted by

Adam Lechmere