2000 Treana Marsanne-Viognier, Mer Soleil Vineyard, Central Coast

Producer: Treana Winery
Vintage: 2000
Grape variety: Viognier
Origin: United States, California, Central Coast
Appellation: Central Coast
Date tasted: 15 January 2004
Price when tasted: 22.10; VCl <a href="stockist.asp" target="_blank">(key to stockists)</a>
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Tasting notes

15/01/2004

Mer Soleil Vineyard is the northernmost vineyard in the Santa Lucia Highlands. This has intense floral characters with orange and exotic fruit - a very complex nose. Powerful palate with intense apricot and peach characters and some sweet spice. Great len

14/01/2004

&lt;li&gt; a well-made blend of Viognier and Marsanne &lt;li&gt; needs cellaring for a year or two &lt;br&gt;&lt;br&gt; Treana, one of the rising stars in the Central Coast, is totally committed to Rh&ocirc;ne-inspired blends. A blend of 62% Viognier and 38% Marsanne, Treana's 1998

01/09/2002

Intense floral characters with orange and exotic fruit - a very complex nose. Powerful palate with intense apricot and peach characters and some sweet spice. Great length.

02/08/2002

Mer Soleil vineyard is the northern-most vineyard in the Santa Lucia Highlands. This has intense floral characters with orange and exotic fruit – a very complex nose. Powerful palate with intense apricot and peach characters, and some sweet spice. Greatlength.

01/08/2001

Refined floral, jasmine and white peach aromas of Viognier intermingle with liquorice, mineral and subtle honey flavours more typical of Marsanne. Somewhat creamy texture, delightfully smooth and rich. Drinks well now, but good candidate for 1-2 year's ce

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