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2013 Barrel Fermented Chardonnay

“A retro, 70's California style Chardonnay that has a silky texture with Yellow Apple fruit and good acidity, but not overdone with oak. ”

– Mark Lyon, Winemaker

The 2013 Chardonnay was barrel fermented, with some minimal lees stirring to create richness and complexity. Only a partial secondary malolactic fermentation was allowed to preserve the crisp acidity. The intent was to make a more understated Chardonnay that reflects the clone (Robert Young), soils (clay loam), and region (Alexander Valley).

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2012 Vintage

Robert Parker

June 2014

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Additional Information

Appellation

Alexander Valley

Harvest Date

September 2013

Blend

100% Chardonnay

Alc By Vol

14.6

Total Acidity

0.58 g/mL

PH

3.58

Barrels

40% new Leroi French oak, Medium Toast + the balance neutral French & American oak

Cooperage

10 months sur lie

Bottling Date

September 2014

Cases Produced

775