September 2017 White Shipment

Kindzmarauli Marani Kakhetian Royale 2013

Kindzmarauli Marani Kakhetian Royale 2013

Kakheti, Georgia

$23.75 / each

Description:

This stunning amber-hued orange wine from Kakheti, Georgia is comprised of 3 indigenous Georgian grape varieties: Mtsvane Kakhuri, Rkatsiteli and Khikhvi. Fermented in stainless steel tanks and macerated on the grape skins for 3 months, this wine has incredible structure and tannic grip and shows intriguing notes of orange rind, caramel, apricot and toasted hazelnuts.

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Tornai Furmint 2015

Tornai Furmint 2015

Somlo, Hungary

$23.75 / each

Description:

This crisp, bone-dry Hungarian wine is made of 100% Furmint and presents lean and focused in the mouth. Grown sustainably in the region of Somlo, this wine is remarkably refreshing and mouthwatering, showing salty minerality, clean citrus flavors and brilliant, razor-sharp acidity.

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Schloss Hallburg Silvaner 2016

Schloss Hallburg Silvaner 2016

Franken, Germany

$23.75 / each

Description:

This very delicate, medium-bodied Silvaner was grown organically by Schloss Hallburg, a celebrated and very historic producer of Silvaner wines in the Franken region of Germany. Smoky on the nose with spritzy minerality, the palate here is soft and elegant, showing candied meyer lemon peel and sweet grapefruit and pomelo flavors.

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Hogl Gruner Veltliner Wachau 2014

Hogl Gruner Veltliner Wachau 2014

Wachau, Austria

$23.75 / each

Description:

This elegant, medium-bodied Gruner Veltliner is sourced from vineyards in Weissenkirchen, Durnstein and Loiben near the Danube and delivers a spicy dose of freshly ground white pepper, which is very typical of this variety. Lemon zest and salty mineral notes round out the wine, yielding a beautifully balanced bottling that has great textural appeal and substance.

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