2018 ASWA CATEGORY WINNER Sauvignon Blanc

ASWA winner Stinson VineyardsStinson Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Virginia

From the Monticello AVA, a combination of estate fruit and fruit from Mt. Juliet Vineyards which is across the road from the winery, this flinty, mineral-laden Sauvignon Blanc is balanced with melon and opulent white flower flavors. Fermented sur lie in concrete (see the “egg”!) and stainless steel. Clean, crisp and lingering. Suggested retail: $21.99