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ROMBAUER SAUVINGNON BLANC 2021 750ML
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ROMBAUER SAUVINGNON BLANC 2021 750ML
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ROMBAUER NAPA VALLEY SAUVIGNON BLANC 2021

VINEYARDS
The fruit for this wine comes from premiumgrowing sites in Sonoma and Napacounties that offer abundant sunshine yetmoderate temperatures-ideal conditionsfor cultivating delicious Sauvignon Blanc.

WINEGROWING
There were light rains in Januaryand February and then no notableprecipitation occurred for the rest of thegrowing season. This allowed the fruit toflower and set beautifully, leading into awarm summer without major heat spikes.Sustainable farming practices throughoutthe growing season were tailored toeach block with the assistance of aerialphotos produced using NDVI (NormalizedDifference Vegetation Index) technology.An early harvest, we started pickingSauvignon Blanc on August 10th, 12 daysearlier than the 2020 vintage.

WINEMAKING
Picked at night, the grapes were gentlywhole cluster pressed while the fruit wasstill cool. The majority of thejuice was fermented in stainless steeltanks, while the remainder fermented ina combination of French oak barrels andconcrete tanks, imparting weight andtexture to the finished wine. The wine wasbottled with a screw cap closure topreserve the freshness and vibrancy foundin this Sauvignon Blanc.

TASTING NOTES
Punchy and vibrant aromas ofpassionfruit, white peach, and nectarinejump out of the glass, underscored by hints of fresh cut grass and kaffir lime.The palate, tightly focused and vibrant,features notes of juicy white peachwith gooseberry and ripe grapefruitpresent as well. Its signature acidity ismouthwatering and memorable, leavingyou wanting another glass.

FOOD PAIRINGS
Our favorite Joy of Cookingr pairings* forthis wine include Oysters on the Half-Shell with Mignonette Sauce, Black Cod Misozuke, Niçoise Salad, and Crab Cakes.

APPELLATION: 58% Sonoma County, 42% Napa Valley
COOPERAGE: 86% Stainless steel tanks, 10% neutral French oak, 4% concrete tanks

750ml bottle