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Wines Northwest - Ste. Chapelle Winery

9/10/2013
Wine Reviews from Chuck Hill's Wines of the Week

Ste. Chapelle Vineyards  
2012 Sauvignon Blanc 
Snake River Valley AVA, ID $8.00 

The Snake River Valley of Idaho has been producing superb wine grapes for the winemakers at Ste. Chapelle since the winery was founded in 1976.  Today, Ste. Chapelle produces wines of excellent value that compete on price for quality with wines from anywhere in the world.  This versatile Sauvignon Blanc offers aromas of melon, grassy herbs and floral perfume, leading to a flavorful palate with notes of grapefruit, white peach, green olive and earthy mineral.