Blend of clones 76 & 95 Chardonnay sourced from the East Face block of Alder Springs Vineyard in Laytonville, Mendocino County, whose vineyard sits at a high elevation of between 1700 to 2700 feet on the isolated 6,000-acre property.
Grapes were picked on September 1st, fermented with neutral French and Hungarian oak, and aged in barrels for 10 months. Malolactic fermentation was arrested midway to retain a nice fresh acidity. The wine has white peach and orange peel aromas, with a hint of toasted marshmallow nose with a clean finish.
Produced 98 Cases
Bottling Date: July 27th, 2022
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