2018 Sta. Rita Hills Chardonnay
Purchase
$35.00
/ bottle
Fall Wine Club Exclusive Release


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2018


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Sta. Rita Hills Chardonnay


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TASTING NOTES

Aromas

Mirabelle plums, baked pear, and butterscotch

Flavors

Fuji apple, white peach, and lemon pith

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 Bâtonnage (lees stirring) and extended élevage technique to promote lees contact and palate richness

The Wine

Racked to French oak barrels (20% new) and aged 13 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
2018
Varietal
Chardonnay
Appellation
Santa Rita Hills
Alcohol %
14.1
Size
750 ml