94pointsAu Bon Climat 2016 Hildegard White (Santa Maria Valley)

Editors' Choice

This annual white blend by Jim Clendenen is always fascinating, and this vintage's 55% Pinot Gris, 35% Pinot Blanc and 10% Aligoté combination offers warm rich aromas of hazelnut and crème brûlée that are cut by crushed chalk and lemon rind. It lands on the palate with a baked pastry warmth but then proves quite textural and taut with lime spray and herb flavors. Matt Kettmann

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  • Alcohol
    13.5%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    White
  • Date Published
    12/31/2018
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