"Naked" is our expression for a No-Oak style of winemaking. The fruit was fermented in 100% stainless steel and left on the lee’s as long as possible. The wine was NOT put through malolactic fermen...
Connoisseurs' Guide to California WinesUnadorned fruit seems the point of unoaked Chardonnay, and, for the most part, that is exactly what this squeaky-clean wine is about. It takes a turn to bitterness and runs afoul of tinny acids at the finish, however, and lacks the direct friendliness that its style commends.
Ken's Wine GuideThis is a very different and enjoyable Chardonnay at a great price. This light yellow wine opens with a very inviting melon bouquet. On the palate, this wine is round, lively, has a touch of sweetn...