1997 Jordan Vineyard & Winery Chardonnay Russian River Valley
74 Ratings
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74 Ratings
1997 Jordan Vineyard & Winery Chardonnay Russian River Valley

Wine Description

(From 2010 Vintage) A delicate wine filled with subtle fruit and oak nuances to seduce the palate. aromas of fresh green and Fuji apples lead seamlessly to an elegant palate of apple flavors, framed by lively acidity and a hint of oak. apple crispness lingers in the long, graceful finish. The wine possesses a mouth-watering quality that makes you want to take another sip.

Winemaker's Notes

Fruit from our Alexander Valley estate vineyards and the cooler Russian River Valley produced a wine possessing a complex mineral and floral bouquet with notes of green apple, pear, citrus and butter. On the palate, the wine is full and vibrant with flavors that include ripe apple, melon, fig and honey. Barrel fermentation in French cooperage balances this crisp Chardonnay with delicate oak and creamy lees flavors. It has a long, expansive finish that ends with just the right amount of acidity to...

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Fruit from our Alexander Valley estate vineyards and the cooler Russian River Valley produced a wine possessing a complex mineral and floral bouquet with notes of green apple, pear, citrus and butter. On the palate, the wine is full and vibrant with flavors that include ripe apple, melon, fig and honey. Barrel fermentation in French cooperage balances this crisp Chardonnay with delicate oak and creamy lees flavors. It has a long, expansive finish that ends with just the right amount of acidity to...

Expert Reviews
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2012 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 10/21/2013