The Chardonnay grapes thrive in these four different climates; it all depends on the subtlety and balance of the grapes we select within each terroir to craft wines that are complex, mineral and rich.
Starts off with notes of white flowers and citrus zest that awaken the senses that are further enhanced by hints of vineyard peach and hazelnut. Flavours of fresh almonds and grapefruit are complemented by nuances of lily and vanilla on the finish. Energy and vivacity balance this rich wine that is reminiscent of the sea.
Seeking out wines with dense fruitiness as well as structure to allow for longer ageing periods led us to the Upper Valley terroirs for the finesse and freshness of their grapes, which are complemented by grapes from the Mediterranean and Autan terroirs for added intensity and body.
Black fruit (blackberry, blackcurrant) combined with sour cherry and raspberry on the Nose, Cherry flavours evolve toward peppery, mentholated notes. A hint of cedar rounds out the fruitiness. Silky texture with impressive length. Complex and fresh.