Light golden yellow in color. Floral aromatics of honeysuckle, jasmine,white blossom, pineapple mint; meyer lemon, verbena, mandarin and tangerine,pink lady apple. Simple, pleasing texture in mouth, with lively acid that hits up front and is followed behind by fuji apple and asian pear flavors.
The 2016 growing season started with winter and spring rains that were nearnormal, compared to the drought conditions of 2012-2015. The warm and drysummer contributed to an early start to harvest.The yields coming out of this vintage were, forthe most part, normal- compared to themassive decrease seen in 2015.