Hartford Court Chardonnay 2018, Russian River Valley, CA
The Hartford Court Russian River Valley Chardonnay 2018 displays intense notes of grapefruit, green guava, mango and pineapple with nuances of talc, oyster shells and fresh ginger. The palate is medium-bodied, elegant and super intense with tightly wound layers of citrus and tropical fruits and bags of mineral notions on the epically long finish.
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Rabble Chardonnay 2019$25.00
This label illustrates the Kraken attacking Dubrovnik. Aromatically the 2019 Rabble is driven with crushed pineapple, white peach, pear, and hazelnut notes. The 2019 vintage is characterized by being a drought year, which highlights the minerality in this wine. Wines from these years typically exhibit an interesting saline component “underneath” the fruit. On the palate the 2018 Rabble Chardonnay has luscious mouthfeel with bright acidity. The flavor profile begins with citrus, pear and transitions to a tropical laden finish driven with pineapple and guava.
Ponzi Reserve Chardonnay 2016, Willamette Valley$37.00
The 2016 Chardonnay Reserve is a blend of Ponzi’s LIVE Certiﬁed Sustainable Avellana and Aurora Vineyards blended with Paloma, Alloro and Three Cedars Vineyards planted on Laurelwood soil in the Chehalem Mountains AVA, along with Sunset View and Bunker Hill in the Eola-Amity Hills AVA.
“Honeycomb, quince, candied orange and cardamom lift from this nose along with heady gardenia, white pepper and meyer lemon. The mouth is silky with flavors of verbena shortbread, grapefruit and oyster shell.” –Winemaker Luisa Ponzi
This is a delicious Chardonnay – ready to jump into warm weather and grilled fish dinners!
Rose Rock Chardonnay 2017, Willamette Valley$34.00
The Rose Rock Chardnnay 2017 is made by the famed Domaine Drouhin people! Super fresh aromas of lemon and lime zest, leading to fresh white peaches. This has a very impressive sense of purity and clarity that follows to the fresh, linear palate. Impressively rened chardonnay.” This Roserock Chardonnay is vibrant and round, with broad floral notes and energetic touches of noisette, peach and pear. The palate’s enveloping texture is balanced by clear structure and a sense of minerality. It is an elegant and complex wine, with a long finish, and I expect this vintage to evolve nicely over the next few years.– 94pts James Suckling; 92pts Wine Enthusiast Editor’s Choice; 91pts Wine Spectator, Top 100 Wines of 2018.