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Black Willow Winery

Black Willow Winery
2014 "Classic Diamond" White Table Wine, New York State

Pair this wine with:
Chicken Fish

Category: Other US White

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 11% RS: 6%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$12.95
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Black Willow Winery
2014 "Classic Diamond" White Table Wine, New York State

Pair this wine with:
Chicken Fish

Category: Other US White

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 11% RS: 6%
Light gold color. Fruity aromas of white grape juice with a supple, crisp, fruity sweet light-to-medium body and a smooth, engaging, quick honeyed oranges finish with crunchy, fruit tannins. A simple and very pleasant off-dry sipper or bbq wine.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Crisp, lively, fruity & quaffable
Aroma Aroma: white grape juice
Taste Flavor: honeyed oranges
Sweetness Sweetness: Off-Dry
Enjoy Enjoy: Enjoy on its own
Recipes Pairing: BBQ Chicken, Fish Tacos, Chicken Fajitas
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A simple and very pleasant off-dry sipper or bbq wine.

The Producer

Black Willow Winery

The Producer
5565 W Lake Rd
Burt, NY 14028
USA
1 716-439-1982

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Other US White

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Serve in a White Wine Glass
While white varieties such as Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Riesling are very important throughout wine regions in the US, there are numerous others planted in various zones. In California, Italian varieties such as Pinot Grigio and Arneis can be found, while producers in Santa Barbara and Paso Robles work with white Rhone varieties such as Marsanne and Viognier.

New York State works with hybrid grapes, both French and American. Among these are Cayuga, Seyval Blanc and Vignoles. This last grape is also grown in various Midwest states such as Missouri, Indiana and Illinois.