Gordian Knot

Russian River Valley Albarino

8.729 ratings
8.67 pro ratings
Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, California, USA
Zinfandel
Lamb, Chicken, Turkey, White Rice, Pasta, Potato, Herbs, Mushrooms, Soft Cheese, Chili & Hot Spicy, Tomato-Based, Duck, Exotic Spices, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Pork, Baking Spices, Pungent Cheese, Beef, Onion, Shallot, Garlic
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Michael Wangbickler CWE DipWSET

President Drink Local Wine Inc, Educator Discover Wine & Spirits Academy

9.1

Michael had this 6 years ago

Michael had this 6 years ago

1 person found it helpfulApr 27th, 2014
Tim Burgess - Rally Point Wines

Interesting for a CA Albariño. Aromatics were faint but palate his peach & apricot, even some greenness, with crisp, high acid, and Medium minus mouthfeel. Balanced.

Interesting for a CA Albariño. Aromatics were faint but palate his peach & apricot, even some greenness, with crisp, high acid, and Medium minus mouthfeel. Balanced.

May 25th, 2015
Patrick Sullivan

Western Mountain Regional manager estates division of Jackson Family Wines

8.2

Never had an Albariño from Russian River. I prefer rias biaxas

Never had an Albariño from Russian River. I prefer rias biaxas

Apr 18th, 2015
Dylan Nelkin

So crisp

So crisp

Jun 8th, 2016
Mitali P

lovely and refreshing. awesome with Indian food

lovely and refreshing. awesome with Indian food

Jul 13th, 2015
Paco Suro

Fresh. A hint of zest. Light to medium in body. Good acidity. Not Spain but not bad.

Fresh. A hint of zest. Light to medium in body. Good acidity. Not Spain but not bad.

May 16th, 2015
Heather Stephenson

Paired with scallop carpaccio.

Paired with scallop carpaccio.

Oct 19th, 2014
Sarah Stierch

Food & Wine Editor Sonoma Valley Sun

8.4

Sarah had this 4 years ago

Sarah had this 4 years ago

Sep 4th, 2016
Erica Stancliff

Erica had this 4 years ago

Erica had this 4 years ago

Apr 5th, 2016
Todd Nagle

Todd had this 6 years ago

Todd had this 6 years ago

Jul 1st, 2014