147 Ratings
Rodney Strong Chalk Hill Estate Chardonnay

Wine Details

Wine Description

(1999 Vintage) "A cool long summer delayed harvest for several weeks in 1999 until September when we experienced hot spells. At that point, many grape varieties were ready and coming into the winery all at once. With our expanded crush facility including rotary fermenters, we fortunately had no problems getting grapes in while maintaining excellent conditions. Because weather was generally cool through spring and summer, acids were consistently high for the Sonoma County Chardonnay harvest. The 1999 Sonoma Coun...