Very approachable and easygoing aromatics invite the nose with salted lime, yellow apples and buttery strudel scents. The palate is equally smooth and tasty, with warm apple and lemon-brioche flavors and a creamy mouthfeel. This is a full-body take on the grape rather than lean and grassy.
A fifth generation Californian originally from San Jose, Matt Kettmann covers California’s Central Coast and South Coast for the magazine. He is also the senior editor of The Santa Barbara Independent, where he’s worked since 1999, has written for the New York Times, Time Magazine, Wine Spectator, and Smithsonian, and co-founded New Noise Santa Barbara, a music festival.Email: email@example.com.