2008 Seven of Hearts Chatte d’Avignon Viognier and Roussanne Columbia Valley, Oregon

2008 Seven of Hearts Chatte d'Avignon Viognier and Roussanne Columbia Valley, Oregon

Oregon Wine Press, March 2010. Seven of Hearts owners Byron and Dana Dooley are cat lovers. This wine’s name reflects that feline fascination while also alluding to the city in France’s Rhone Valley where viognier reigns among white wines and roussanne comes in a respectable second. Full-bodied and beautifully balanced, “Chatte” is a blend of 75 percent of the first and 25 percent of the second. It exhibits classic flavors of juicy tropical fruit and tasty oatmeal while also expressing an aromatic hint of prosciutto on the nose. Read full article here: http://oregonwinepress.com/article?articleTitle=viogniers+from+oregon–1267574633–320&ref=RlJPTXtBcnRpY2xlOkNhdGVnb3J5UG9zdEJyb3dzZXJ9VE97QXJ0aWNsZTpDYXRlZ29yeVZpZXdlcn1NRVNTQUdFe2FydGljbGVDYXRlZ29yeT12YWx1ZV9waWNrc30=