Rancho Arroyo Perdidto, Santa Ynez Valley - 374 Cases - $30
Ph 3.55 TA 5.9g/l Alcohol 12.7% Picked 10-23-18 Bottled 4-29-19
Loam and clay loam soils. Planted in 1972 as Cabernet Sauvignon. Grafted over to Gruner in 2008, Own Rooted. This wine is driven by minerality with wonderful acidity. A beautiful greenish hue. Jasmine, juniper, white pepper and lime. Medium body and very well focused. Amazing with grilled sausages, charcuterie, pickled vegetables, asparagus and sautéed pea shoots.
Grüner Veltliner is known as the most food-friendly wine varietal in the world. 100% stainless steel. Aged on the lees. Fresh, vibrant, lots of acidity. Lower in alcohol. Super Food Friendly.