Saturday, March 9, 2019

Wine Quickie: Crux Winery Russian River SBV 2015


Crux is a small winery that focuses on small lots of Rhone varietals within Russian River Valley, but they also produce Zinfandel and Sauvignon Blanc. The 2015 SBV is 85% Sauvignon Blanc and 15% Viognier. It's unfiltered but you would never guess by looking at it. There's aromas and flavors of pear juice, passion fruit, concrete, and a little funky earthiness. It's full bodied with a slightly oily mouthfeel and a beautiful acidity that lightens up the finish. This is an AWESOME white for $26. Thank you to Lin (@boozychef) for the hook up!

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