Dumol Chardonnay Green Valley Isobel 2009
"The 2009 Chardonnay Isobel Charles Heintz Vineyard is a cool, vibrant wine loaded with tons of minerality. Despite its freshness and vibrancy, the fruit is quite extroverted. Mango, white flowers, tangerine and pistachio are layered into the energetic, pointed finish. Exotic floral notes linger in the empty glass. This is another highly expressive Chardonnay from DuMOL...92" WA 2/12 "Bright gold. A wild, complex bouquet evokes fresh passion fruit, pear and agave, with a suave floral overtone. Lush and deeply pitched on entry, then tighter in the mid-palate, offering intense tropical fruit and Meyer lemon flavors that become spicier with air. Closes smooth and long, with resonating florality and excellent persistence....92" IWC 06/12
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.