2017 Sta. Rita Hills Chardonnay
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$35.00
/ bottle
SKU: CVCHSR17B


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2017


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Sta. Rita Hills Chardonnay


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TASTING NOTES

Aromas

Stone fruits, ripe pear, and jasmine

Flavors

Fuji apple, white peach, and toasted oak

Finish

Clean mineral finish with broad, expansive texture


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WINEMAKING

The Fruit

Gently whole cluster pressed

The Juice

Fermented in French oak barrels B√Ętonnage (lees stirring) and extended √©levage technique to promote lees contact and palate richness

The Wine

Racked to French oak barrels and aged 16 months


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VINEYARD SOURCE

Santa Rita Hills, which experiences windy maritime influence funneling through the east-west corridor

Calcium-rich soils combined with sandy loam and clay loam, excellent growing conditions for Chardonnay




Details
Vintage
2017
Varietal
Chardonnay
Appellation
Santa Rita Hills
Alcohol %
13.8
Wine Spectator
91
Wine Enthusiast
92
Wine Advocate
92
Size
750 ml