St. Supery Virtu Meritage White 2017
|Region||California, Napa Valley|
This blends 59% barrel-fermented Sémillon with 41% stainless-steel-fermented Sauvignon Blanc, the result fresh, complex and viscous on the palate. Stone fruit, apple and fig are the stars of the show, with subtle oak influence imparting a touch of spice and length.
Medium-bodied, offering orange marmalade, peach and lemon flavors that have good intensity, with spice, beeswax and toast notes that linger on a sturdy finish. Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc. Drink now. 779 cases made.
The 2017 Proprietary White Virtu gives savory scents of baking bread, dried herbs and almonds with touches of lemongrass and pear drops. The palate is light to medium-bodied with bold freshness and plenty of zesty sparks on the finish.