Original
2 Ratings
Chateau Souverain Sonoma County Chardonnay

Wine Details

Varietal

Chardonnay

Style

White

Wine Description

(2002 Vintage) Number on 18 Wine Spectator Top 100 Wines of 2004! Brilliant light yellow-straw color with an open aroma reminiscent of fresh nectarine and spicy apple pie - classic varietal characteristics for Chardonnay from cool climate growing areas. Barrel fermentation in French oak coupled with full malolactic conversion has yielded a multi-faceted wine, adding aromas and flavors of fresh toast, cream and honey to the primary fruit. Modest acidity and medium-full body help drive an overall impression of r...