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2014 QUIVIRA SAUVIGNON BLANC FIG TREE VINEYARD 750ML
2014 QUIVIRA SAUVIGNON BLANC FIG TREE VINEYARD 750ML
 
Bottle Price $22.99
Year 2014
Size 750ML
Color White
Varietal Sauvignon Blanc
Country United States

Product Code: 2813935
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RATINGS: 90pts Robert Parker; 90pts Wine Enthusiast

Quivira is the name of a legendary kingdom, believed to have prospered centuries ago in the land now known as Sonoma County. Founded in 1981 by Henry and Holly Wendt and built in 1987, Quivira's winery has a present capacity of 20,000 cases. The property is 90 acres wide, 72.5 of which are planted with wine grapes. The vineyards reach from the western banks of Dry Creek up onto the adjacent hillsides. Quivira's family-owned vineyard and winery are home to a team of spirited people who add a dash innovation and artistry to Dry Creek Valley's long tradition of winegrowing and winemaking.

TASTING NOTES: The Wine Advocate: The 2014 Sauvignon Blanc Fig Tree Vineyard is a dead ringer for a Loire Valley Fumé Blanc. Loads of gun flint, melon fruit, lemon zest and other caramelized citrus, including kiwi, jump from the glass of this medium-bodied, dry, crisp, delicious Sauvignon. Drink it over the next 1-2 years.

Wine Enthusiast: Light with a floral, jasmine-like bouquet, this perennial classic shows lemony crispness around a medium-bodied core of juicy acidity and weight, remaining balanced and fresh. On the finish, expect a length and depth of fig flavor.
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