Gainey Sauvignon Blanc 1999

Sauvignon Blanc from Central Coast, California

Price: $13.99
Item No. 16486
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Winemaker's Notes

Sauvignon Blanc is an ideal white wine to compliment a variety of lighter, fresher foods. This 1999 bottling, all from our "Home Ranch Vineyard", is just one of those wines.

Sauvignon Blanc is known as an aromatic varietal, and this wine is packed with all the goodies - peaches, nutmeg, celery, mint, and chili peppers. A dash of honeysuckle is the frosting on the cake.

Clean, fresh flavors of herbs, stone fruits and minerals harmonize on the palate. This is not, by design, a wine of weight, but rather a wine of substance, a wine of quality that has a pleasing texture and a long finish.

A full-flavored but light wine that will be most enjoyable over the next year.

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In 1962, Daniel C. and son Daniel J. Gainey purchased an 1,800 acre ranch on the eastern end of the Santa Ynez Valley. The Gainey Ranch, a combination of cattle, farming, and Arabian horse breeding, became the largest diversified ranching operation in the valley. Dan J. Gainey retired in 1984 to devote himself to fulfilling his dream of making wine. In 1983, he planted 51 acres of...

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Learn About Central Coast

The largest of California's wine growing regions, the Central Coast produces the majority of California's wine. The district sprawls out, covering most of the vineyard land between San Francisco and Santa Barbara. Smaller sub-AVAs of the Central Coast include Monterey Bay, Paso Robles, Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Maria Valley, Santa Cruz Mountains and many others. Notable Facts...

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Learn About Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc (so-veen-YAWN blahnk) One of the most distinctive grapes, Sauvignon Blanc is a highly aromatic variety that does well in both the old and new world. From the Loire Valley of France to Marlborough in New Zealand, Sauvignon Blanc has found many regions that bring out its unique and delicious flavors. Notable Facts Sauvignon Blanc's home...

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