Pale gold color with green-gold highlights, rich aromas of beeswax, lavender, quince and cardamom lead to a mouthful of Asian pear, quince and wild fennel with a distinctive note of minerals on the mid-palate. Silky in texture and perfectly balanced, the 2008 Le Cigare Blanc has a long, savory, satisfying finish. Its unique flavors will pair exceptionally well with fresh swordfish, lobster and roast turkey.
|Wine maker notes
|Le Cigare Blanc is the white analog of Le Cigare
Volant, our homage to the complex blended wines of
Chateauneuf-du-Pape. The great white Cigare is not
unlike the great white whale; rarely seen, difficult to
catch, yet its name is legend. It’s a rich, savory wine with
greater power and extraction than one typically finds at