This Napa Valley white wine brings dissonance to the rhythm of Blackbird's right bank-inspired red blends. The bright acidity of cool climate Sauvignon Blanc is brought into harmony with creamy texture and complex flavors developed through bâtonage in French oak barrels.
"The 2015 Dissonance exudes aromas of ripe stone fruit, acacia flower, citrus, and crisp green apple. This wine lingers on the palate with bright acidity and vibrant flavors of honeydew, nutmeg, lemon zest, and strawberry. Sourced from vineyards in the Carneros region of Napa Valley, this cool climate Sauvignon Blanc is richly complimented through aging and stirring of the lees in French oak barrels, enhancing the aromatics and texture of the wine."Winemaker, Aaron Pott
|Blend||100% Sauvignon Blanc|
|Fermentation||Stirred on lees for 4 months|
|Barrel Regime||30% new French Oak barrels|
|Optimum Drinking||2016 - 2020|
|Release Price||$32.00 per 750ml bottle|
Arriviste, Dissonance, Arise, Illustration, Paramour, Contrarian, and Denary are true examples of Blackbird's ongoing commitment to quality by partnering with a selection of Napa Valley's most prestigious vineyards.
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