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Auburn Road

Auburn Road
2017 Solé, Vidal Blanc, Outer Coastal Plain

Pair this wine with:
Cheese Chicken Pasta Shellfish

Category: Vidal Blanc

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 12.6% RS: 1.5%
89 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$14
Best Buy

Auburn Road
2017 Solé, Vidal Blanc, Outer Coastal Plain

Pair this wine with:
Cheese Chicken Pasta Shellfish

Category: Vidal Blanc

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 12.6% RS: 1.5%
Silvery straw color. Aromas of coconut lime sorbet with a satiny, crisp, fruity light body and a smooth, intriguing, medium-length wet stone, plantain, meyer lemon, and underripe pineapple finish with no oak. A bright and cheerful Vidal Blanc in a crowd-pleasing, fruity style.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Fruity, Juicy & Smooth, Non-Oaky & Crisp & Lively
Aroma Aroma: coconut lime sorbet
Taste Flavor: wet stone, plantain, meyer lemon, and underripe pineapple
Sweetness Sweetness: Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: Now on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Seafood Lasagna, Coconut Crusted Shrimp , Chicken Fajitas
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A bright and cheerful Vidal Blanc in a crowd-pleasing, fruity style.

The Producer

Auburn Road Vineyards

The Producer
117 Sharptown-Auburn Rd
Pilesgrove, NJ 08098
USA
1 856-769-9463

Their Portfolio

90 Auburn Road 2013 "Gaia", Outer Coastal Plain 12.7% (USA) $24.00.
85 Auburn Road 2014 The White Bottle, Chardonnay, Outer Coastal Plain 13% (USA) $20.00.
84 Auburn Road 2015 Pinot Grigio, Outer Coastal Plain 13.2% (USA) $18.00.
83 Auburn Road 2015 Pinot Grigio, Outer Coastal Plain 13.2% (USA) $18.00.
89 Auburn Road 2015 Dry Rosé, Outer Coastal Plain 14.1% (USA) $18.00.
82 Auburn Road 2007 Classico, Outer Coastal Plain (USA) $60.00.
85 Auburn Road 2013 Classico, Outer Coastal Plain 13.5% (USA) $20.00.
86 Auburn Road 2014 Gaia, Outer Coastal Plain 12.6% (USA) $23.00.
86 Auburn Road 2013 Eidolon "Coeur d’Est", Outer Coastal Plain 13% (USA) $23.00.
91 Auburn Road NV American Red "Winemaker’s Blend" 12.5% (USA) $15.00.
88 Auburn Road 2014 Chambourcin, Outer Coastal Plain 13.5% (USA) $15.00.
90 Auburn Road 2015 Gaia, Outer Coastal Plain 13.9% (USA) $23.00.
84 Auburn Road 2016 The White Bottle, Chardonnay, Outer Coastal Plain 14% (USA) $18.00.
90 Auburn Road 2014 Eidolon Coeur d’Est, Outer Coastal Plain 13.4% (USA) $20.00.
87 Auburn Road 2016 Dry Rosé, Outer Coastal Plain 13.6% (USA) $18.00.
90 Auburn Road 2015 Chambourcin, Outer Coastal Plain 13.9% (USA) $.00.
86 Auburn Road 2017 Pinot Grigio, Outer Coastal Plain 13% (USA) $16.00.
89 Auburn Road 2017 Solé, Vidal Blanc, Outer Coastal Plain 12.6% (USA) $14.00.
88 Auburn Road 2017 Dry Rosé, Outer Coastal Plain 12.7% (USA) $18.00.
86 Auburn Road 2017 Rosalita Off-Dry Rosé, Outer Coastal Plain 13.5% (USA) $13.00.
80 Auburn Road 2016 The White Bottle, Chardonnay, Outer Coastal Plain 14% (USA) $18.00.
88 Auburn Road 2016 Good Karma Red Blend, Outer Coastal Plain 12.5% (USA) $15.00.
91 Auburn Road 2015 Chambourcin, Outer Coastal Plain 13.9% (USA) $15.00.
90 Auburn Road 2015 Gaia Red Blend, Outer Coastal Plain 13.9% (USA) $19.00.
87 Auburn Road 2014 Classico Red Blend, Outer Coastal Plain 12.8% (USA) $16.00.
86 Auburn Road 2014 Eidolon Coeur d’Est, Outer Coastal Plain 13.4% (USA) $19.00.
86 Auburn Road NV Apple Wine, New Jersey 12.7% (USA) $13.00.
88 Auburn Road NV Give Peach A Chance Peach Wine, New Jersey 12.6% (USA) $12.00.
90 The White Bottle 2015 Chardonnay, Outer Coastal Plain 13% (USA) $20.00.

Vidal Blanc

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Serve in a White Wine Glass
Vidal Blanc is a French hybrid grape found in New York State and Canada. Developed in the 1930s, it is ideal in these territories, as the vine can withstand hash winters. Its most famous use is as an ice wine, produced in Ontario.