Beringer Nightingale Semillon-Sauvignon Blanc (half-bottle) 2006

Dessert from North Coast, California

Price: $40.00 $19.79
Save $20.21 (51%)
Item No. 116256
  • WE93
Alcohol By Volume: 14.4%

Alcohol By Volume Guide

  • 10%
  • 16+%
Most wine ranges from 10-16% alcohol by volume. Some varietals tend to have higher (for example Zinfandel and Cabernet Sauvignon) or lower alcohol levels (Pinot Noir and many white varietals), but there is always some variation from producer to producer. Some wine falls outside of this range, for instance Port weighs in closer to 20%, while Muscat and Riesling are usually a bit below 10%.
Ratings Pedigree:
  • 1996
  • WS94
  • W&S94

Winemaker's Notes

Aromas of candied pineapple and fig, and flavors of honeydew, butterscotch and graham cracker. Flavors of apricot nectar, honey and figs are accentuated by caramel and hazelnut notes.

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(5/3/2012)
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Rating:
(5/2/2012)
Very nice dessert wine with more grassy flavor than expected. Should pair nicely with sweet and light desserts. Not overpowering as some ice wines or late-harvest wines tend to be.
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Learn About Beringer Map ItMap It

No winery or vineyard more thoroughly embodies the timeless appeal and seductive flavor of Napa Valley than Beringer Vineyards, Napa's benchmark producer since the establishment of the vineyard in 1876. Now in its third century of crafting classic wines from Napa's finest appellations and vineyards, Beringer today is guided by the inspired partnership of celebrated Winemaster...

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Learn About North Coast

Beyond Napa and Sonoma in the north you find a couple of other counties producing great wine. Among these are Mendocino and Lake County. The northernmost California winegrowing regions, these two counties are right above Napa and Sonoma, geographically. Yet, wine-wise they are very different - both from their southern neighbors and from each other. Notable Facts Mendocino...

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Learn About Other Dessert

Other Dessert Beyond Port and Sherry, here are a few of our favorites: Sauternes - the golden wine of the Sauternes region in Bordeaux, these wines are made with botrytis-affected Semillon grapes and produce a rich, honeyed concoction with an amazing balance of sweetness and acidity. Don"t discount Sauternes' neighbor, Barsac, or even the region across the river,...

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