(From 2013 Vintage) The nose reveals lemon, green apple, nectarine, and peach aromas with smoky oak nuances along with enticing vanilla, crème brûlée, brown sugar, and butter flavors. The creamy, mouthfilling palate creates a lush impression and is balanced by a rich, lingering finish.
Varietal blend: 99% Chardonnay, 1% aromatic white varieties The 2005 Private Selection Chardonnay was crafted from grapes grown in California's cool-climate Central Coast American Viticultural Area (AVA). The wine displays aromas and flavors of creamy pear, green apple, melon and citrus fruit, mingled with notes of subtle toast, butter and yeast from malolactic fermentation and sur lie aging. The vivid fruit characters and hints of zesty, clove-like spice lead to a crisp, refreshing finish. En...