2016 Sauvignon Blanc

Yakima Valley

This small lot production was made in partnership with Winemaker Charlie Hoppes, from Wine Boss and Fidelitas wineries. In Richland Wash.  The fruit was donated by Boushey Vineyards which are located on the south slope of the Rattlesnake Hills, north of Grandview, Wash.

This wine was barrel-fermented without malolactic fermentation. Extended aging on the yeast lees helped the wine develop ripe, passion fruit, citrus flavors. 

Aromas/Flavors: Banana, guava, orange blossom, passion fruit, and a hint of spiciness

AVA: Yakima Valley

Partner Vineyard: Boushey Vineyard 

Partner Winemaker: Charlie Hoppes, Wine Boss/Fidelitas