Chalk Hill, Chardonnay 2017, Sonoma Coast, California
Tasting Note: A chardonnay that has good fruit and bright flavors that would make it a great dinner party staple.
Pale-intensity lemon in color, this wine has a medium-intensity nose of green apple, white peach, clove baking spice, honeysuckle and orange blossom.
On the palate the dry, medium-bodied chardonnay has medium-intensity flavors suggested on the nose supported by medium acidity and completing with a lemon-citrus-infused, medium finish.
There is midpalate complexity with notes of ginger spice.
A chardonnay that would work well in mixed company or back-porch sitting with friends.
Bottle Note: Chalk Hill is located in Healdsburg within Sonoma County. This wine is hand-crafted from select chardonnay vineyards throughout the Sonoma Coast growing region. Chalk Hill is dedicated to producing wines of distinction and elegance. The Sonoma Coast chardonnay offers a bright and balanced wine.
Tasting Date: June 20, 2019
This wine was submitted for review.