Ripe pear and lemon blossom perfume the air, while the luxe mouthfeel of honeyed melon is a caress. Intermingling notes of wet stone, charred caramel, and yellow apple connect to an arch of bright acidity. The finish is juicy with a twist of tangerine.
Wine Tasting Notes
Raeburn Sonoma Chardonnay shows an array of complex fruit tones ranging from pear and Gravenstein apple to nectarine. The fruit is beautifully complemented with toasted oak, vanilla and hints of Creme Brulee with a balanced and elegant finish.
68% Russian River Valley, 7% Carneros, 2% Dry Creek, 2% Sonoma Coast, 11% Arroyo Seco, 10% Monterey
So this is what a double gold rated chardonnay tastes like.... well count me in for a couple more bottles!
Pretty much the nicest chardonnay out there at this price. Its smooth and fruity. What more could you ask for?
This bottle is wonderful. so well balanced and goes perfect with almost anything.