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Viognier Reserve Wine Details
Price: $25.00 per bottle

Description: Our flagship variety, Viognier is perfectly suited to the Outer Banks, producing aromas of grapefruit, peach, apricot and tropical flavors. Best for drinking in the short term, this wine is like spring in a bottle! A portion of the proceeds is donated to Network for Endangered Sea Turtles (N. E. S. T.)

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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