Wine Books and DVDsWine Gifts & Wine Accessories

2015 Navarro Vineyards Gewurztraminer "Dry Estate Bottled"

Winery: Navarro Vineyards

Vintage: 2015

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Dry Estate Bottled"

Wine Category: Gewurztraminer

Grape blend: 100% Gewurztraminer

Region: Anderson Valley

State or country: CA

Price: $22

Cases produced: 2,565

KWG Score: 90 (based on 2 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (90)

Review date: August 30, 2017

Wine Review: This pale straw colored Gewurztraminer from Navarro is very good. It opens with a fragrant lychee and apricot bouquet. On the palate, this wine is light to medium bodied, slightly acidic and flavorful. Those flavors are tasty lychee with notes of mild grapefruit and peach pit. I also detected hints of almond and Italian ricotta cookie. The finish is dry and its flavors linger and last for quite a while. This Gewurz would pair well with chicken lo-mein. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: The wine in each cask rested for eight months with the yeast, contributing to a svelte mouthfeel. Warm aromas of peach, lychee, rose petal and mango tea contrast with bracing acidity from cool summer nights.

Organic status: not organic

Buy it: Use 1000 Corks to find stores that sell Navarro 2015 Dry Gewurztraminer.

Bookmark and Share

Subscribers: Have you tried this wine? Rate it.

(Not a subscriber? Sign up.)

E-mail address:

Rate this wine:

  • Unbelievable (100-98) (Perfect or just about)
  • Excellent (97-94) (Wine just blows you away. Just makes you yearn for more.)
  • Very Good Plus (93-90) (Wine to impress someone, but not blow them away.)
  • Very Good (89-87) (Has character, is well balanced, & distinctive.)
  • Good (86-84) (Drinkable, ordinary, & non-distinctive)
  • Did Not Like (Not recommended &/or poor)
Your comments on this wine:

Good wine ruins the purse; bad wine ruins the stomach.

Source: Spanish saying

View Definition & Glossary

Ken's Wine Guide
RSS Feed

Add to Google

Red Wine Reviews & Ratings | White Wine Reviews & Ratings | Blog | Subscribe Here For E-Newsletters | Ken's Wine Reviews & Ratings
Advertising | Contact Us | Site Map | Disclaimer