2006 Chardonnay, Ritchie Vineyard, Russian River Valley

Publications

California Grapevine

Date

Dec 2008-Jan 2009

Volume

Vol. 34, No. 6

Award

92

Review

Medium-light golden yellow; attractive, forward, intense, buttery, apple pie – la mode aroma; full body; rich, intense, toasty, citrussy, pear and apple flavors; well balanced and structured. Deserves a few more years of bottle aging. Very highly recommended.

Wine

2006 Chardonnay, Ritchie Vineyard, Russian River Valley