2022 Acquiesce Mokelumne River Picpoul Blanc is a crisp white wine perfect for pairing with light foods or enjoying on a warm summer day.
Producer: Acquiesce Winery & Vineyards is located in the Lodi region of Northern California. Growing conditions in this area are very similar to the Rhône region of France, which is why Acquiesce produces mostly Rhône style white wines.
Description: 100% Picpoul Blanc. 12.5% alcohol by volume (ABV). Picpoul is a relatively uncommon wine grape found mostly in the Loire Valley and Rhône regions of France.
Vineyards: Acquiesce estate vineyards, Mokelumne River-Lodi AVA (see map below).
Production: Aged 6 months sur lie in stainless steel.
Reviews: Our score: 91. Drink now through 2026.
Price: Retail at winery: $34.
This wine is for those who enjoy: Chilled white wines that pair well with fresh fruit, salads, seafood, and hanging out on the patio sipping wine on warm summer days.
Appearance: Bright yellow with tinge of green.
Aroma: Fresh apple, pear, and wildflowers.
Taste: Balanced acid/sugar, dry, some on our tasting panel commented that Acquiesce Mokelumne River Picpoul Blanc is similar to a cross between un-oaked Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc.
Finish: Balanced and smooth.
Pairing: Versatile – salads, light meats, seafood, spicy Asian dishes.
Visit This Winery
Acquiesce Winery & Vineyards is located on the edge of Lodi, California and welcomes visitors to its comfortable tasting room Thursday through Sunday from 11am to 5pm (subject to change). Walk-ins are welcome, recommend calling if you have a large group – (209) 333-6102. Despite being a small lot producer, it is one of the most popular tasting stops in the Lodi area. The parking lot can get full, parking along North Tretheway Road is allowed. For Elevated Tasting (food pairing) or Vineyard Tour reservations, click here.
Address: 22353 North Tretheway Road, Acampo, CA 95220
Reviewer relationship(s) with producer, distributor or retailer: Wine club member.