“The air up there in the clouds is very pure and fine, bracing and delicious. And why shouldn’t it be? It is the same air the angels breathe.“ — Mark Twain
“When once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.” — Leonardo Da Vinci
“Oh! For a horse with wings!” — William Shakespeare, Cymbeline
After drinking Clos Pegase Mitsuko’s Vineyard Chardonnay 2009 you’ll long to fly – or simply entertain flights of fancy. This wine is perfect for movie night with its pear, green apple and caramel notes that will pair deliciously with popcorn. If you’re skipping the movie and curling up by the fire, Wine Harlots suggest the album Olympia by Bryan Ferry for the soundtrack of your life.
The details: 14.1% alcohol. Screw cap closure. Appellation: Carneros. Varietal: chardonnay. Suggested retail price, $24 USD, actual retail varies from $17 to $25 depending on how much the taxman needs love and other market forces. The wine is available directly from Clos Pegase and selected fine retailers. The distributor is Wilson Daniels. This was provided as a media sample.