Planet Earth says, 'Thanks' | Benziger Family Winery

Planet Earth says, ‘Thanks’

Examiner.com, April 24, 2015, By Julia Hollister "The Sonoma County winery’s 2013 chardonnay ($16) is a classic example of the popularity of this varietal. The vines started their road to perfection early so there was abundant “hang time.” Subtle aromas of red apple and toasty brioche lift the curtain on pear, apricot and butter flavors with a dollop of cream. The 2012 season proved to be near perfection for growing wine grapes and Benziger’s 2012 cabernet sauvignon ($20) is a prime example. Cascades of juicy black cherry and blackberry aromas engage the senses before dark berry, mocha and plum entice the palate. Structured tannins and elegance on the finish beg for anther sip." To read the full article click here.