Sanford Chardonnay Sta Rita Hills 2017

Sanford Chardonnay Sta Rita Hills 2017

$29.99
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Varietal
Chardonnay
Region
California
Sub-Appellation
Sta. Rita Hills
Alcohol
13.5%

Overview

Santa Rita Hills Chardonnay

Aging

8 1/2 months in French Oak (20% new)

Fermentation

Gently whole cluster pressing and barrel fermentation in French Oak

Winemaker

Steve Fennell

Tasting Notes

Style

Elegant, Full Bodied, Structured, Balanced, Full-bodied

Flavor

Almond, Citrus, Peach

Aroma

Enticing aromas of grilled peach, Meyer lemon, toasted hazelnuts greet the nose.

Taste

The bright fruit and honey combpalate is nicely framed by crisp acidity and rich texture which carries to a long, clean finish.

Wine Ratings

92

Wine Enthusiast

90

Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

90

Jeb Dunnuck