Our White Wine of the Year is a collaboration between Armin Diel of Schlossgut Diel in Germany and our 2016 Winemaker of the Year, Gilles Nicault of Walla Walla–based Long Shadows. The 2014 Poet’s Leap comes from four sites, nearly half from the estate Sonnet Vineyard in Horse Heaven Hills. Finished alcohol is 12.9 percent, residual sugar is 1.2 percent, and the flavors of white peach and key lime drink just off-dry. Pairs with: Chicken tikka masala and a side of saag naan.
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