2017 Jayson Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley

This wine reveals classic Napa Sauvignon Blanc expression with fresh aromas of pineapple, white peach, grapefruit, and ripe goldenberries, as well as intriguing hints of cool slate and lime zest. The complex fruit carries over onto a soft, rich palate balanced with firm acidity. 

Composition

100% Sauvignon Blanc

Critics

92 Points

Virginie Boone, Wine Enthusiast, November 2018

90 Points

Wine Spectator, July 2018

Lemongrass, lime and grapefruit flavors are fresh and vibrant in this white, with plenty of intensity and a smooth, sleek frame, showing hints of herb lingering. Drink now. 1,500 cases made.

Winemaking

Winemaker:
Bibiana Gonzalez Rave
Alcohol:
13.8%
Harvested:
August 16 to August 30, 2017
Bottled:
March 26, 2018
Released:
June 12, 2018

Upon harvesting, the grapes were hand-sorted and gently whole-cluster pressed. The wine was fermented then aged in a combination of stainless steel and French oak barrels to highlight the beautiful acidity of the fruit while enhancing its complexity.

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