Grgich Hills Fume Blanc, Napa Valley, 2011
Dry Sauvignon Blanc. Estate grown. Grgich Hills Estate was founded in 1977 by Miljenko Mike Grgich and Austin Hills after Mike's 1973 Chardonnay outscored the best of France in the now-famous 1976 Paris Tasting, a competition which revolutionized the wine world. In recognition of his pioneering lifetime achievements, Mike was inducted into the Vintners Hall of Fame in 2008. We farm 366 acres naturally and use our passion and art to handcraft food-friendly, balanced, and elegant wines. Vineyards: Our southern Napa Valley estates benefit from the cool maritime breezes of San Francisco Bay. Tasting Notes: Tropical fruit, lemongrass, and a touch of minerality at the end of the long finish. Enjoy with: grilled seafood and chicken, oysters, creamy pasta dishes, or summer salads. Family owned & operated. www.grgich.com. Made with organic grapes; certified organic by Stellar Certification Services; made from Biodynamic Grapes certified by Demeter. Alc. 14.1% by vol. Estate grown, produced and bottled by Grgich Hills Estate, Rutherford, CA.