Airfield Estates 2012 Flygirl White, Yakima Valley, $15

By on August 19, 2013

Airfield Flygirl White is a white blend using grapes from Washington state's Yakima Valley.Best Buy! This delicious and refreshing blend of Pinot Gris (47%), Viognier (34%), Semillon (17%) and Marsanne comes from estate grapes north of the Yakima Valley town of Prosser. It opens with alluring aromas of lavender, jasmine, lime, fresh linen and vanilla, followed by bright flavors of pear, quince and lemon. It’s all backed by piercing acidity. Serve this with light curry dishes, halibut topped with mango salsa or burritos.

Rating: Excellent

Production: 1,200 cases

Alcohol: 13.6%

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