Carneros Chardonnay

We first made this Chardonnay in 2007 from our breezy vineyard, planted with Robert Young clone, three miles down the road from the Scribe Estate. The dense, black, California clay and slightly cooler Carneros climate tend to delay ripening until late in the harvest season.

 

Vintage
2016
Appellation
Sonoma County
Varietals
Chardonnay
Alcohol
12.5%
Soil Type
Black Wright loam, California clay
Farming Practices
Organic
Vinification Method
Long cold fermentations is stainless steel and a portion of concrete. Extended lees aging. No stirring, no oak, no ML. Aged 6 months in tank.