From old vines on our coolest climate site in the most western part of the Russian River Valley. The palate is clean and crisp with Meyer lemon citrus highlighting the punctuated and giving finish.
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To make this lithe and enticing wine, we blended grapes from the renowned Mirabelle Vineyard in the Russian River Valley, with the highly aromatic Sauvignon Musque clone fruit from the equally acclaimed Dutton Jewell Ranch. Fermented in both stainless steel and neutral French oak, these grapes have yielded a Sauvignon Blanc with tantalizing aromas of spicy citrus and tropical fruit. Though rich and flowing on the palate, with layers of Mandarin orange and summer melons, it is also delightfully refreshing, with a palate-cleansing backbone of lime citrus.
The fruit for this Pinot Noir came exclusively from Manzana Vineyard, which is farmed by the Dutton family, who have been growing grapes in the Russian River Valley for generations. A selection of the best barrels from Manzana Vineyard in the cool Green Valley of the Russian River Valley, this wine displays opulent color, enticing aromas of brandied cherry, cocoa and dusty rose, and a lovely balance between firm, rich tannins and a supple, round mouth feel.
Glass House Vineyard, which is named for the striking modern home tucked in the middle of the property, is located on the western edge of Carneros, where it is strongly influenced by volcanic soils and the onshore winds that channel through the Petaluma Gap. From its deep, inky purple color to its gorgeous aromas of black cherry, sweet tobacco leaf, plum and baking spices, this is a lush and velvety expression of Carneros Pinot Noir.
We’ve been working with Sangiacomo Vineyard for 30 years. In fact, in the early days of MacRostie, this acclaimed family-owned vineyard was our sole source of Chardonnay. The grapes for this Chardonnay came exclusively from three of our favorite blocks of this famed winegrowing site. The result is a beautifully bright and balanced wine that displays alluring lemon-citrus notes, along with lovely layers of melon, peach and freshly sliced Fuji apple.
Made using grapes from a who’s who of the Russian River Valley’s finest vineyards, including Kent Ritchie Vineyard, Martinelli Vineyard, Mirabelle Vineyard and Charles Heintz Vineyard this is a gorgeous Chardonnay with a lovely floral nose of fragrant jasmine, lime citrus, green apple and lychee. On the palate, it is refreshing and complex, with a crisp mouthfeel reminiscent of cool green melon, and a soft lingering finish with just a hint of oak spice.