Smoke, candlewax and lemon zest lend savory tones to fresh lemon and apple flavors in this brisk off-dry wine. It's piercingly tart with a hit of lime acidity on the midpalate, but a waxy richness adds body and mouthfeel. The moderately long finish carries a hint of honeysuckle perfume.
Anna Lee C. Iijima joined Wine Enthusiast in 2010. A former attorney turned beverage devotee, she holds a Diploma in Wine and Spirits from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust and is a student in the Masters of Wine Program. She is also an Advanced Sake Professional of the Sake Education Council with an enduring love for saké and shochu.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org