Sobon Viognier 2008

Sobon Estate, Amador County, Viognier 2008 The tropical notes are such that this wine reminds me of the banana popsicles that I enjoyed as a boy. There’s also a layer of richness as well, making this wine slippery smooth. Besides the Viognier there’s a bit of Grenache Blanc, just 4%. The wine was aged sur lie in older French and American barrels and the RS is 4 g/litre. Bottled under a screw cap for added safety. P&B in Plymouth 14.4% $10.49 at Bottle Barn Sobon Estate

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Ray Johnson is the Executive Director of the Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University. He writes about food and wine, his travels and the business of wine. He makes his home in Sonoma County, California.
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