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Date Printed: 12/27/2014
Merryvale Starmont Sauvignon Blanc (375ML half-bottle) 2010
Merryvale Starmont Sauvignon Blanc (375ML half-bottle) 2010
(search item no. 114949)
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Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 12/27/2014: $9.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2013 Connoisseurs' Guide rating: 88 points
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2011 Wine Enthusiast rating: 88 points
2009 The Wine Advocate rating: 87 points
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 89 points
2003 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Pungent aromas of Meyer lemon, key lime leaf, grapefruit, guava, passionfruit and a hint of herbaceousness all jump out of the glass. The round and honeyed mid-palate, along with the refreshing acidity provides for a rich yet balanced mouthfeel and a surprisingly long finish.
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About Merryvale Vineyards:

Merryvale Vineyards is a family-owned Napa Valley winery dedicated to passionate winemaking and the fine art of living well. For the past 25 years Merryvale has been turning exceptional Napa Valley grapes into world class wine. Merryvale is world renowned for rich, powerful Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay, the iconic Bordeaux-style red blend, Profile, and our everyday drinking, fruit driven brand, Starmont. Merryvale's historic building was the first winery built in the Napa Valley after the repeal of Prohibition in 1933, and has become a must see attraction for visitors to the valley.

Merryvale is committed to protecting and preserving the environment through conservation, renewable energy and sustainable farming practices at our three estate vineyards. Merryvale has received Napa Green Vineyard, Napa Green Winery and Bay Area Green Business certifications.