Palette Blanc, Ch. Simone
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Palette Blanc, Ch. Simone - 2015

Item # 32323 750mL
$59.96/ Single Bottle
$719.52 $647.57/ Case of 12
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Tasting Notes

If you have not tasted white from this historic estate yet, now is your chance. This age-worthy wine has energy and power and yet manages to hold onto its elegance. Yellow peaches, red delicious apples, poached pear, and an interesting array of nuts, chamomile, and minerals come across on the palate. Make sure to send a bottle to the cellar.

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Staff Pick Notes

Here's a show-stopping white wine that is ready to drink now. A slew of southern white grapes have coalesced into perfect complexity and age, reminiscent of Champagne minus the bubbles. Luscious aromas of roasted nuts and apple juice are unexpectedly followed by a lively citric palate. Enjoy with rich fare, as the Palette Blanc can stand up to pork and more. Chestnut stuffing would be an amazing pairing, but in the warmer months serve this as a compelling companion to pineapple barbecue. Chateau Simone has been around for over 200 years. Long before I ever tasted the amazing wines it makes, someone out there said, "Sure do know what they're doing."

- SS

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