Our wine tonight is the 2017 Muscat Canelli from the Biltmore Estate Winery.
Pale lemon in color.
Enticing floral aromas of violets, lavender, and honeysuckle.
Semi-sweet, light, with high acidity.
Flavor notes of grapefruit, peach, pear, and lime, while finishing softly with hints of nutmeg.
12.5 % ABV.
$17 a bottle.
Winery Escapade scoring on the American Wine Society twenty point scale.
Appearance: 3 Aroma: 4.5 Taste: 4.5
Aftertaste: 2.5. Impression: 1.5
Total: 16 Silver Medal worthy!
As we’ve documented in the past, Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina is the most visited winery in the world.
A free tasting is included with paid admission to the Biltmore Estate.