Pale lemon green hue with aromas of lemon grass, white pear, ripe pineapple, passion fruit, and vanilla. The mouthfeel is incredibly rich with surprising weight but is balanced with bright acidity. This wine complex flavors of passion fruit, pineapple, guava, lemon zest, and hints of vanilla with a lingering finish. Drink now or cellar for 7 - 10 years.
- Vineyard: Trefethen Vineyard, Oak Knoll District. This southern valley floor vineyard has deep alluvial soils and warm temperatures, allowing the grapes to develop ripe stone fruit and pineapple aromas.
- Harvest: September 26, 2019
- Barrel ageing: 7 Months French Oak (10% New, 90% Neutral). Aged sur lie, stirred weekly. 10% Barrel Fermented
- Bottling: April 17, 2020
- Alc: 14.1%
- TA: 5.85 g/L
- pH: 3.71
- Blend: 100% Chardonnay
- Production: 381 cases
- Release Date: February 1, 2021