Dumol Chardonnay Carneros Clare 2010
90 points California Grapevine: Medium-light golden yellow; attractive, forward, ripe pear and baked apple aroma with floral notes and a touch of citrus; medium-full to full body; forward, rich, textured, herbal, spiced apple flavors with firm acidity and tightens on the finish; lingering aftertaste. Grapes were from the Hyde Vineyard. Very highly recommended. 14.3% alcohol; 662 cases; 100% barrel fermented; 100% malolactic fermentation; released November 2012. (Dec 2012)
Our 25 acre biodynamically farmed Estate Vineyard is located on an undulating eastfacing slope of one of the appellation's famous ridgelines. From this classic site and in tandem with some of our coastal area's finest growers, we craft wines that fully capture the aromatics, flavors and textures that exemplify their vineyard sites and varietals character in the purest and most precise form.