Smashberry is all about fruit: honeysuckle, peaches, and pears abound on the nose with guava, mango, and tropical fruit on the palate. Bright acidity and a lingering finish make this a delightful sipper on its own or with lighter fare. Not a wine to be overthought, just enjoyed.
Rousanne, Muscat Canelli, White Riesling
Gold – 2014 San Francisco Chronicle Competition
Top 15 Rhone Style Whites in California – March 2014 Wine Spectator
The grapes were harvested at night and pressed within hours. The resulting juice was fermented cool with some residual sugar to retain aromatic components, and then aged 5 months in stainless steel before bottling.