Coyote Canyon Winery 2014 Coyote Canyon Vineyard Roussanne, Horse Heaven Hills, $22

By on September 6, 2016

coyote-canyon-winery-coyote-canyon-vineyard-roussanne-2014-bottleThis bottling marks Justin Michaud’s second vintage of working with Mike Andrews’ fruit and making the wine for the Horse Heaven Hills grower. Fortunately, the focus remains on this not-so-common white Rhône grape as the production did not involve any oak. Aromas of lime juice, gooseberry and pineapple lead to a slaty and acid-driven drink of gooseberry, grapefruit and lime peel. Those who enjoy crisp Sauvignon Blanc or Grüner Veltliner may particularly admire and appreciate serving this with seafood.

Rating: Excellent

Production: 103 cases

Alcohol: 14.1%

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