J et F Lurton 2002 "Les Salices" Viognier Vin de Pays d'Oc ($13.50)
Very pale straw color. Fresh and floral aromas are typical of the variety, although this one's on the delicate side. Tart and crisp in flavor, fresh white fruit and tangy acidity make it a good food companion; simple but clean and balanced, a good expression of Viognier. US Importer: Ex Cellars Wine Agencies Inc., Solvang, Calif. (Oct 31, 2003)

FOOD MATCH: A fine match with a hearty autumn dish of German-style bratwurst with sauerkraut.

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