Navarro Dry Gewurztraminer 2018
“Estate” Anderson Valley
Mendocino 2018

Navarro Dry Gewurztraminer 2018

“Estate” Anderson Valley
Mendocino 2018
Navarro Dry Gewurztraminer
Retail Price: $24
DDWA Score: 91
Value Rating: 3.8
Great Value
Wine Factor: 1
Date Posted: October 20, 2021
Cases Produced: 3042
Where to Buy:
Navarro Winery

Brilliant aromas of dried ginger, lychee fruit and pink grapefruit zest transition to tastes of zesty green apple, crisp pear and candied kumquat. Stepping back from my high-falutin’ descriptions, the Navarro Dry Gewurztraminer 2018 is true to its name: Dry and “Gewurz” (German for spice). Medium/light bodied, less floral and less overwhelming than many Gewurztraminers of this high caliber, which from a consumer perspective I suspect is to its benefit. This wine is too damn easy to drink.

Navarro only sells their wine retail winery-direct in California and miniscule distribution outside the state. It is one of the few wineries that I purchase wine from on a consistent basis. Amazing values, top to bottom. Keep an eye out for their periodic 1 cent/case shipping specials, which is currently “on” as I write this on 10/22/19. Read all my Navarro wine reviews here.

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