Winery - Cal Poly Wines
Location - San Luis Obispo, California
Wine - Cal Poly 2008 Mustang White
Grape Varieties - Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris
Appellation - San Luis Obispo
Alcohol - 13.1% v/v
Price -$14 USD
Nose/Aroma - Sour apple.
Palate/Flavors - Apricot, melon, and apple complimented by nice minerality. Crisp acid structure that fills the mouth, then fades into a short finish of bartlett pears.
Food Pairing - Fresh bruschetta: ciabatta bread topped with olive oli, balsamic vinegar, heirloom tomatoes, garlic, and green onions.
Comments- Great food wine, pairs well with a variety of dishes. These and other aromatic varieties perform well in the Edna Valley, and I think this wine showcases what the future holds for this young appellation.