Crow Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Maryland Governor's Cup - Gold Medal Winner 2016

Tasting Notes

Our 2015 Sauvignon Blanc is produced from fruit grown in Kent County, MD. The aromas are suggestive of mango, ginger, fresh artichokes, and plumeria. This wine has firm acidity with a round mouthfeel and expresses flavors suggesting lemongrass, tangerine, thai basil, and Asian pear.

Pairs Well With

Chapel’s Creamery Chapel Cheddar, Fresh Chesapeake Oysters on the Half Shell, goat cheese, grilled rockfish, curried chicken dishes, steamed clams, crab imperial, asparagus quiche, white lasagna, summer zucchini sauté and most green herbs.

Vineyard

-Clone: Mixed
-Soil Profile: Matapeake Silt Loam, 5-120 ft elevation, 5-10% slopes
-Rootstock: 101-14
-Vineyard: Hopeful Unity Farm, Worton, Maryland, Mica Ridge Vineyards, Coatesville, PA
-Harvest Date: Hand Harvested on 2 and 6 September 2015 
-Harvested Tons: 1.58 ton

Bottling

-Bottled on 29 March 2016
-Bottle aged 6 months prior to release
-89 cases produced