The wine displays its bright amber yellow colour, the bouquet offers sweet sensations of dried figs, honey, herbs and mineral notes. It has a wonderful depth of personality, with intense notes of apricots and peaches, Impressive on the palate with outstanding complexity due to a fusing of the honeysuckle “botrytis” notes and natural sweetness followed by a prolonged finish.
Sonoma County (75%); Napa Valley (20.6%); Santa Barbara County (4.4%)
A succulent and deliciously spicy white wine loaded with aroma and flavor, made in the style of some of the world’s greatest dessert wines, such as Sauternes and the “dried grape” white wines of Sicily such as “Passito di Pantelleria”.
Food Pairing Notes
A great sipping wine, perfect with herbed cheeses, foie gras and sweet preparations of the Sicilian tradition. The wine should be tasted with dried fruit or almond paste to show its complex and intriguing aromas and succulent spice. It is very rich on the palate and also ideal with fresh fruit desserts.
415 500mL bottles