McPherson Cellars Les Copains White 2015

$14.99 (PA tax not included)

“Les Copains,” means “The Friends.” This is a Texas wine with a French heart, referring to the five French grapes used in the blend. This is a perfumed, spicy and full-bodied white wine blend that surprises all who try it. Texas is making some great wines and this one will make you a believer.

Description

The McPherson family has been a part of Texas grape growing and winemaking for over 40 years. McPherson Cellars was created to honor Winemaker Kim McPherson’s father Dr. Clinton “Doc” McPherson, a founder and pioneer of the modern Texas wine industry.

Kim’s Texas wines have won over 450 medals in state, national and international wine competitions. He continues to play an innovative and dynamic role in the development of the Texas wine industry. Kim and Doc were inducted into the Who’s Who in Food and Wine in Texas Hall of Fame in 1999. Kim converted the historic 1930s era Coca Cola bottling plant in downtown Lubbock into a winery and McPherson Cellars opened in fall 2008.

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Additional information

Tasting Notes

Pungent guava and mango aromas. Bright, with flavors of lemony citrus, honeysuckle, and marjoram.

Food Pairing Tips:

Enjoy this wine on its own, with white fish, pork dishes and pasta in white sauces.

Grape / Varietal Type(s):

20% Viognier, 5% Piquepoul Blanc, 60% Roussanne, 7% Marianne, 8% Grenache Blanc

Vintage / Year

2015

Country/Region

Lubbock, Texas

Alcohol by Volume

13.1%

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