Rich, golden nose of oak, butter and red apples. In the mouth there's caramelized apples with nice oak.
Unassuming nose of light melon. Big rich and complex with bready sweetness and perfectly balanced acidity.
This wine won silver medals at the 2009 Jerry Mead's New World International Wine Competition, the 2009 San Diego International Wine Competition and the 2009 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition.
Winner of gold medals at the 2009 Critics Challenge International Wine Competition, 2009 Orange County Wine Competition, and 2009 L.A. International Wine Competition.
From the Beverage Testing Institute World Wine Championships: 88 Points. Silver Medal. Golden yellow color. Aromas of dried lemon and apple have a creamy note and follow through on a round entry to a dryish medium body with good length and a tart, spicy apple skin, limestone, and pineapple core fade. Pair with grilled swordfish with mango salsa. (tasted on Mar-02-2009)
Food Pairings for Three Coins Chardonnay
529 cases produced.
Aged 10 months in French Oak.
|Alcohol: 13.5%||pH: 3.52|
|Sugar: 0.1 grams per liter||Total Acidity: 0.74 grams per liter|