Kistler Kistler Vineyard, Sonoma, CA, USA

Bottle #16960/16980. Purchase at auction from Winebid.com.
A clear, pale marigold colour. Buttery oak, dusty crushed quartz rock, musky mandarin citrus spritz and faint hint of honeydew melon. Dry, full-bodied wine with incredible fruity acidity, 14.1% alc. Rich melon flavours with a residual edge of citrus pith, followed by a long creamy finish with a twist of navel orange. Perfect with soy braised fillets of red snapper garnished with sliced red chillis and spring onions. Drink now – 2020. 94/100.

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