Original
26 Ratings
Mer Soleil Barrel Fermented Chardonnay Santa Lucia Highlands

Wine Details

Vineyard

Mer Soleil

Varietal

Chardonnay

Style

White

Wine Description

(2008 Vintage) Not yet reviewed; 2007 vintage rated 91 points by California Grapevine: Medium-light golden yellow color; attractive, refined, floral, honeyed, poached pear and tropical fruit aroma with hints of jasmine and botrytis; full body; big, forward, rich, plush, ripe tropical fruit flavors with a luxurious, creamy mouthfeel; lingering aftertaste. Very enjoyable to drink now. Very highly recommended. 14.5% alcohol. 100% barrel fermented; 40% malolactic fermentation.