50. Chardonnay, Rombauer, Caneros, California $75
Enticing aromas of bright citrus and melon are layered with spice, vanilla and a touch of butter. Vibrant flavors of mango and guava meld with vanilla and soft spice on the creamy, rich palate. The finish is juicy and satisfying with refreshing acidity.
51. Chardonnay, Mac Rostie, Sonoma $40
Pale straw gold in color, with bright floral and citrus aromas, like lemon custard. In the mouth it is rich and creamy, with crisp apple and ripe pear flavors, spiced up with just a touch of toasty oak.
52. Sancerre, Le Chene Marchand, France $60
Shows a whiff of lime and kiwifruit before turning leaner, with intense salt, flint and herb notes that stay pure and racy through the chive-tinged finish.
53. Vernaccia, Falchini, Abvinea Doni, Italy $35
Volume and depth in its white peaches and apricots, along with pretty floral scents that add freshness on the finish.
54. Bianco “Manzoni”, Foradori, Italy $45
Manzoni is a cross of Riesling and Pinot Bianco. Bone dry and elegant, with a smoky, minerally undertow. Notes of chamomile, golden raisin, candied almond, lemon zest and hints of anise and cardamom. Organic
55. Pinot Grigio, Jermann, Italy $45
A true, high-end pinot grigio from a Friuli legend. This wine is fuller, rounder and richer than most, with great minerality, great acidity and intense flavors – it just goes on and on.
56. Fume Blanc, Grgich Hills “Estate”, Napa Valley, California $60
Juicy tropical fruit and lemongrass flavors with a touch of minerality at the end of a long finish are perfect with a wide range of food. Aroma, flavor and acidity are front and center. Complexity is added from a layer of floral and lemony scent and taste.
57. Prosecco, Lunetta, Italy $30
Enticing aromas of apple and peach give way to a palate that is refreshing, and harmonious, with crisp fruit flavors and a clean finish.
58. Sparkling Brut, Argyle, Oregon $35
Bright and complex, with juicy acidity supporting the pear, custard and lime flavors, singing together in harmony on the lively finish. From a pioneer in American sparkling wine. 59% Pinot Noir and 41% Chardonnay.
59. Champagne, Gosset Excellence Brut, France $65
Flinty at first, this yields scents of orange blossoms and jasmine. It’s a rich and robust Champagne, balanced by firm minerality.
61. Champagne, Moet White Star, France $70
White Star is a balanced blend of three wine varieties, revealing a harmonious succession of sensations, a soft maturity, and elegant lines. Soft and mature aroma of white fruits, like peaches and pears, and hints of nuts.
Ginger Libation 12oz Bottle $10