External Reviews for Chalk Hill Sonoma County Sauvignon Blanc
Three Puffs: On the one hand dense, deep and very well-extracted, yet on other both bright and balanced, this generously fruited offering is rife with wonderfully well-fit elements of juicy apples, citrus, sweet toast and cream in its rich aromas and follows with full-scaled flavors of real complexity and depth. A touch viscous but alive and in very fine balance from front to back, it continues to unfold at the finish with long flavors of fruit, minerals, spice and rich oak. There is far more wine here than first meets the nose and palate, and its remarkable impressions of layering tied to its perfectly focused Chardonnay fruit move this exceptional effort convincingly to the head of the class.
WE 95pts, WS 95pts - Winemaker Notes - Its intensely honeyed aromas and flavors are of the divine-reipe pear, apricot and mango, creme caramel, vanilla bean and toasted almond.
Its intensely honeyed aromas and flavors are of the divine-reipe pear, apricot and mango, creme caramel, vanilla bean and toasted almond.
Chalk Hill has perfected American Sauvignon Blanc! Toasty oak blends with crisp, plush, ripe pear, apricot, lemon and cream, with a touch of Sauvignon Gris to enhance depth.
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Wine Tasting NotesRich and lively, Chalk Hills Sauvignon Blanc exhibits a wide array of flavors that evolve with every taste. As it warms to ambient temperature in your glass, aromas aboundhoneysuckle, floral, tropical, pear, vanilla, peach, pineappleleading to a round, penetrating and lengthy palate. Intense flavors of lychee, mango, peaches, spice and melon add substance to the aromas. An experience in itself, this wine can be enjoyed as an aperitif to any occasion or served alongside a myriad of Asian-inspired dishes and fresh salads.
Food Pairings for Chalk Hill Sonoma County Sauvignon Blanc
Aromas of white flowers, ginger, and white peach preceed a slight flintiness and fresh cream. The palate combines Asian pear, jasmine blossom, and a sur-lie creaminess with and earthy, wet-stone minerality.