Geyser Peak : 5 results priced between £5.00 and £25.00
California is the most important winemaking region in the USA accounting for about 90% of the country’s overall wine production. The region is renowned for its hot and sunny climate, but in most locations it would ordinarily be too hot to grow grapes. Fortunately, cooler air is sucked inland from the Pacific Ocean and creates a series of microclimates perfect for the vines.The best wine-growing areas are just north of San Francisco, including Napa Valley, Carneros, Sonoma Valley and Mendocino...
Sauvignon BlancThis white grape variety produces a highly aromatic wine with an array of flavours including lemon, green apple, gooseberries, asparagus and passion fruit. Rarely oaked (although there are exceptions, such as Fumé Blanc from the US), Sauvignon Blanc wines are typically fresh, crisp and usually best consumed when young.