PG's Wine of the Week
Voilà! Tranche 2019 Blue Mountain Vineyard Pape Blanc
May 26, 2022
Tranche and its Blue Mountain Vineyard occupy a spectacular setting on the eastern edge of Walla Walla. The focus is on Rhône-style varietals and blends that may be enjoyed picnic-style on the expansive grounds. Regular weekend concerts are held outdoors throughout spring and summer (full disclosure – my band plays there once or twice a year). It's fair to say you cannot get anything less than a wonderful wine at Tranche, but this week's feature is a particularly good value. An estate-grown blend of six southern French white grapes, this is vinified and aged in a mix of concrete eggs an...