Many great wines are blends. Red Bordeaux is a blend of cabernet sauvignon, merlot and a smattering of other reds. Southern Rhône GSM wines are grenache, syrah, mourvèdre blends. In whites, sauvignon blanc and semillon enjoy a classic marriage. Continue reading “Pinot noir, chardonnay blends 8-31-2022”
Lovely gold color with hints of green; green apple, pear on the vibrant nose; apple, pineapple, pear, citrus, reserved oak, vanilla on the palate. Continue reading “Frei Brothers Russian River Valley Reserve Chardonnay 2014”
Bright gold color; yellow apple, pear, lemon on the nose; green apple, pear, citrus-pineapple, some oak on the palate.
Continue reading “Qupé “Y” Block Chardonnay Santa Barbara County 2014”
Light yellow color; citrus, peach on the nose; lemon, apricot, tangerine, citrus, peach, oak, vanilla on the palate.
Continue reading “Chateau St. Jean Robert Young Vineyard Chardonnay 2013”
Rich gold-yellow color; tropical fruits, melon on the nose; orange, melon, pineapple, fig on the palate.
Continue reading “Talbott Kali Hart Chardonnay 2014”
Gold color; pineapple, melon on rich nose; melon, crisp apple, vanilla, hazelnut on the palate.
Continue reading “Michael Mondavi Family Emblem Chardonnay Carneros 2015”
Chardonnay is grape people love to hate and hate to love. Continue reading “Chardonnay”
Light straw yellow color; honeysuckle, apple blossom, floral nose (thus the name); yellow apple, white peach, apricot, pineapple on the palate. Continue reading “Edna Valley Vineyard Fleur de Edna Chardonnay 2014”
Rich gold color; bright apple, pineapple on the nose; ripe fruits, candied apple, butter popcorn, cantaloupe, vanilla on the palate. Continue reading “Edna Valley Vineyard Heritage Chardonnay 2013”
Bright yellow color; lemon, white flowers on the nose; apricot, pineapple, white peach, apple, lemon on the palate. Continue reading “Edna Valley Vineyard Central Coast Chardonnay 2014”