The nose on this wine is very peachy, boosted in the ripe department by banana, honeysuckle and tuberose. The palate is also rich and forward, with dried apricots and buttered peaches. It's well made, just quite tropical, and would complement roasted chicken.
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.