Pear and melon on the nose. Moderate acidity. Finishes very smooth. I intend to buy more.
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Our 2011 Russian River Valley Reserve Chardonnay, light straw with a golden edge, offers forward fruit with minerality, lifted and framed by sweet oak notes and spice. This wine reflects the best of what Russian River Valley fruit can offer-rich, complex wines with depth and agility. Their vibrancy and freshness wake up the palate.On the nose, look for toasted brioche with lemon curd, cream, hints of buttery caramel, and orange blossoms, with a smoky mineral note that highlights green apple aromas. Flavors include bright fresh fruits like pineapple, lemon zest, tangerine, and Granny Smith apple. This wine is full of flavor on the palate with rich viscosity and lifted lemony notes with a gentle toasted finish. Our Reserve Chardonnay is stunning when paired with saffron risotto with English peas, rock shrimp and grana padano, buttermilk poached pork loin with tonnato sauce, or apple crostata with whipped vanilla bean crème frache. - WineryAppellation: Russian River...
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