October 2020 White Shipment

Ashbrook Estate Verdelho 2018

Ashbrook Estate Verdelho 2018

Margaret River, Western Australia

$23.75 / each

Description:

This spritzy, salty, utterly delicious bottling is made of the Portuguese grape Verdelho and hails from Wilyabrup, which is located in Western Australia's Margaret River. Showing lovely candied ginger and white grapefruit flavors, this is the type of lean, bright, super fresh white wine that somehow disappears from your glass in minutes. Ashbrook Estate is a small, family-run producer that farms sustainably and hand picks all of their estate fruit.

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Gilbert Cellars Unoaked Chardonnay 2019

Gilbert Cellars Unoaked Chardonnay 2019

Horse Heaven Hills, Washington

$23.75 / each

Description:

This crisp, zesty, unoaked Chardonnay from Horse Heaven Hills in Washington state is the opposite of what you may have come to expect from domestic Chardonnay. More in line stylistically with Sauvignon Blanc, this is clean and lean and features racy granny smith apple and pineapple flavors. This excellent find was made by Gilbert Cellars, one of Washington's best hidden-gem boutique producers.

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Högl Riesling Federspiel 2016

Högl Riesling Federspiel 2016

Wachau, Austria

$24.99 / each

Description:

This bone dry, sustainably farmed, and incredibly expressive Riesling hails from the Austrian appellation of Wachau and was made by father and son team, Josef and Georg Högl. Showing textbook varietal character, this super elegant wine opens with the signature Riesling aroma of petrol, and moves into a bright, energetic palate full of pineapple and Granny Smith apple fruit, lovely wisteria notes, and crushed limestone minerality.

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Tania & Vincent Careme Terre Brûlée Le Blanc 2019

Tania & Vincent Careme Terre Brûlée Le Blanc 2019

Swartland, South Africa

$23.75 / each

Description:

This broad, lush, super elegant bottling is made of dry-farmed Steen AKA Chenin Blanc and hails from Swartland in South Africa. Grown on 40 year old vines, and fermented with indigenous yeasts, this is classic and Old World in style, delivering a velvety palate teeming with salty minerals, white grapefruit, honeysuckle, lemon zest, and a fresh core of mouth-watering acidity. Tania & Vincent Careme are natives of the Loire Valley in France who fell in love with South Africa and its potential to produce world-class Chenin Blanc.

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Garces Silva Amayna Sauvignon Blanc 2019

Garces Silva Amayna Sauvignon Blanc 2019

San Antonio Valley, Chile

$23.75 / each

Description:

Lush and vibrant, this certified sustainable Sauvignon Blanc hails from Chile's Leyda Valley which is located within San Antonio Valley, one of the country's premier regions for top-notch, cool climate Sauvignon Blancs. Pungent, racy and wonderfully concentrated with just the right amount of saltiness, this exemplary bottling moves into an ample palate showing lemongrass, green apple and sweet pomelo fruit.

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