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Trinchero Family ion Sauvignon Blanc

Trinchero Family Selection Sauvignon Blanc Wine Details
Price: $10.00 per bottle

Description: This Sauvignon Blanc offers a fresh, fruit-forward style. Bright, mouthwatering citrus flavors are balanced by a subtle grassy note. On the palate, the wine is crisp in finish. This Sauvignon Blanc pairs well with fish, poultry, pork, light pastas and salads, and ethnic-inspired dishes.

Varietal Definition
Sauvignon Blanc:
Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California — at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety — and often assumes the moniker ‘Fume Blanc’. This popular synonym, credited to Napa’s Robert Mondavi, derives from the grape’s historic home of Pouilly in France’s Upper Loire Valley, where Sauvignon Blanc is the dominant varietal and goes locally by the name of ‘Blanc Fumé’. When treated with respect and afforded suitable growing conditions, Sauvignon Blanc is one of the wine world’s darlings. Steely, racy acidity, green, gooseberry fruit, asparagus and a grassy, herbaceous character characterize dry wines made from this grape.


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