Morrison Lane 2013 Viognier, Walla Walla Valley, $24

By on October 21, 2014

morrison-lane-viognier-2013-labelThis year, the Morrison family celebrated the 20th anniversary of planting their vineyard on the four-generation farm in Walla Walla, and 10 years ago they opened a tasting room in their hometown. This Rhône variety is the only white wine they grow and produce, and their 2 acres made for aromas of orange Creamsicle with fig, banana, lychee nut, vanilla and clove. Its beauty continues with the pour of orange oil and lemon/lime flavors, followed by a touch of roundness on the midpalate and crisp acidity in the finish. It merited a gold medal at the 2014 Walla Walla Valley Wine Competition.

Rating: Outstanding!

Production: 121 cases

Alcohol: 14.5%

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Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.

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