2009 Chardonnay, Hyde Vineyard, Napa-Carneros

Publications

Ronn Wiegand's Restaurant Wine

Author

Ronn Wiegand

Date

January/February 2012

Volume

Issue #141

Award

Five Stars

Review

The Hyde Vineyard is full but restrained in style, and will benefit from several more months of aging. It is round and complex, with excellent balance, and refined aromas/flavors (kiwi fruit, pineapple, lemon peel, roasted nut, spicy oak). Very persistent finish.

Wine

2009 Chardonnay, Hyde Vineyard, Napa-Carneros