*2013 Winzer Krems Gruner Veltliner - Straw yellow in color with subtle spicy notes on the nose. Minerals, subtle fruits, some spice on the palate. Crisp, but not sheer. Medium + body. Nice to drink. 86 points. Buy at $13
2011 Planeta Chardonnay - Straw yellow with notes of oak, touches of butter and white fruits. Fruity on the palate, white fruits, good oak integration. Medium bodied. Drink now or forever hold your peace.
2013 Catena Alta Historic Rows Chardonnay - Straw yellow with a tropical fruits on the nose. Excellent palate of fruit and integrated oak. Great persistence. Pear and melon come to mind. 18 months in barrel.
2012 Kemblefield Sauvignon Blanc - Marlborough - Greenish yellow with green notes and touches of overripe fruit. On the palate, zesty with citrus. Great for New Zealand Sauv Blanc lovers. Not my style. Buy to try
^2013 Meiomi Chardonnay - Straw yellow in color with an intense nose of butterscotch, butter, oak, and fruitiness. Dry and full bodied on the palate with an excellent mouthfeel, lovely white fruits and a nice buttery finish. Very good!
+2013 Goose Ridge Riesling - Columbia Valley - Golden straw yellow in color. Tropical fruits on the nose. Off-dry, medium+ body, tropical fruits, peaches, and apricots on the palate. Well balanced fruit and alcohol. A lovely summer wine. BP: Buy
2013 Cote Bonneville Chardonnay - Yakima Valley - A plethora of nutmeg on the nose with hints of white fruits, almost a touch of banana in there. Burgundy style with vanilla, nutmeg, and fruit on the palate. Super persistent. Spends 8 months on the lees. An interesting chardonnay that I would love to try again.