Posts Tagged Roussanne

2009 Zaca Mesa Mourvedre, Santa Ynez Valley

Many California renditions of this variety have a distinct earthy quality — but not this one. It’s defined by its fruit and spice notes, including dark berries, a hint of apricot, cinnamon stick and pepper. Big enough to accompany a steak, but... Read more

2008 Zaca Mesa Roussanne, Santa Ynez Valley

Texturally, this wine is much like a California Chardonnay, the result of regular stirring and the use of new oak barrels for more than half of the cuvee. Flavors reminiscent of apple and honey-roasted almonds dominate, joined by mild cream and... Read more

2004 Anglim Roussanne, Paso Robles

Flowery and honeyed, showing ripe tropical fruit and minerals in the mouth. Nicely balanced. MSRP: $21.99 (February 2006) Wine Lines rating: 89 Group:... Read more