Galer Estate, Red Lion Chardonnay Sparkling Wine, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Tasting Note: A fun, sparkling, pét-nat-reminiscent chardonnay with bright tropical fruit flavors in a zero-dosage style – something special.
Medium-intensity lemon in color, this wine has a medium-plus-intensity nose of green apple, quince, honey-dew melon and pineapple with some lemon-citrus peel.
On the palate the dry, medium-plus-bodied sparkling chardonnay has medium intensity flavors suggested on the nose supported by medium acidity and completing with a medium-plus finish.
Bottle Note: Blending nature, science & art. Chardonnay. Single vineyard origin. Red Lion chardonnay vineyard – lower block. Hand harvested. Fermented in the bottle.
Tasted: Galer Estate Winery Tasting Room, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
Tasting Date: September 11, 2019