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Cattleya 'Alma de Cattleya' Sauvignon Blanc from Sonoma County

This refreshing Sauvignon Blanc from Sonoma County is an exceptional expression of the grape. Cattleya's 'Alma de Cattleya' features bright aromas of citrus and tropical fruits, along with a hint of minerality and fresh herbs. Its crisp, clean palate is balanced by a round mouthfeel and a long finish that lingers on the tongue. Enjoy this unique wine to experience its complex character and delightful flavor!

Cattleya 'Alma de Cattleya' Sauvignon Blanc from Sonoma County

What Makes This Wine Popular?

This Sauvignon Blanc from Sonoma County is like a burst of sunshine in a glass! Its bright, crisp flavor is packed with vibrant notes of citrus and tropical fruit, along with hints of herbs and grass. It's the perfect balance between freshness and complexity, making it an incredibly versatile wine for any occasion. Plus, its light body and moderate acidity make it an ideal pairing for a variety of dishes. With its popularity growing exponentially, Cattleya 'Alma de Cattleya' Sauvignon Blanc is quickly becoming one of the hottest wines around!


A Little Trivia

This winery is unique in that it was founded by a group of passionate friends who took love of good wine to the next level. To make their passion a reality, they turned an old chicken coop into a winery and named it Cattleya Alma de Cattleya to celebrate the spirit of their endeavor.


History of This Wine

The Cattleya 'Alma de Cattleya' Sauvignon Blanc from Sonoma County was first produced in the early 2000s. The wine is a blend of two different vineyards, one located in the Russian River Valley and the other in Dry Creek Valley. The grapes are harvested at night to preserve their freshness and then cold-fermented to bring out the bright fruit flavors.

Notable vintage years for this wine include 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. These vintages have all been highly praised by critics for their intense aromas and flavors of citrus fruits, melon and tropical fruits.

In 2009, Cattleya 'Alma de Cattleya' Sauvignon Blanc was awarded a gold medal at the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. In 2011 it was also awarded a silver medal at the International Wine Challenge in London.


What To Serve With This Wine?

This Sauvignon Blanc is a light and refreshing white wine with notes of lemon, lime, and green apple. It pairs well with light dishes such as salads, grilled vegetables, fish, shellfish, and poultry. It also goes great with creamy cheeses like Brie and Camembert. For a heartier meal, try it with roasted chicken or pork chops.


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