Tasting notes for the On The White Keys 2012 - Arietta
- EYE: On The White Keys 2012 from Arietta boasts a robe of golden yellow, shining brightly in the glass, suggesting a white wine of great richness.
- NOSE: This subtle blend of Sauvignon Blanc and Sémillon grapes delights the nose with a delicate bouquet. Aromas of fresh citrus, white peach, and white flowers harmoniously mingle, offering an elegant olfactory invitation.
- MOUTH: The 2012 vintage reveals all its finesse. The liveliness of the Sauvignon Blanc brings a tonic freshness, while the Sémillon imparts a creamy texture. Flavors of lime, pear, and a slight touch of vanilla unfold gradually, culminating in a persistent and balanced finish.
In short: This "On The White Keys" 2012 from Californian wine estate Arietta embodies a perfect balance between freshness and aromatic complexity. A white wine that will convince you with its delicacy and ability to express the quintessence of the two grape varieties it comprises. Optimal between 4 and 8 years, this white wine will gain complexity over time. Pair this nectar with a grilled shrimp salad, herb-roasted poultry, or a seafood risotto.
Other appellations from this estate: H Block Hudson Vineyards, Variation One, Cabernet Sauvignon, On The White Keys, Quartet, Merlot Hudson Vineyards, On the White Keys "Artists' Reserve", 88 Keys...