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2004 Viognier

2004 Late Harvest Viognier Wine Details
Price: $24.00 per bottle

Description: You will taste pear, orange blossom, very ripe pineapple, and a touch of Crenshaw melon culminating with an apricot ending. Finishes off extremely clean and crisp. (12% RS) Split 375 ml

Varietal Definition
The most acclaimed white wine grape from France's Rhône Valley, Viognier is a highly aromatic varietal, with a flavor profile that could include peach, apricot, nectarine, lichee, musk and flower blossom. The heady perfume of this varietal is one of its trademarks, although its flavors are sometimes problematic in matching with food. However, it does well with lobster, crab and moderately flavored fish. Use it as an apéritif as an alternative to Chardonnay. The "Rhône Rangers" in California have done an excellent job promoting this varietal.


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