|2013 Hughes Family Vineyards Chardonnay
Crisp, clean and smooth. Our winemaker has crafted another classic chardonnay from grapes grown in an historic estate vineyard in the small and renowned Sonoma Mountain Appellation.
GOLD MEDAL 2015 California State Fair - 94 points
PLATINUM MEDAL 2015 Critics International Challenge – 94 points
GOLD MEDAL 2015 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
GOLD MEDAL 2015 North Coast Wine Competition
Varietal: 100% Chardonnay
Appellation: Sonoma Mountain
R.S.: 0.65 g/liter
Harvest: October, 2013
Bottled: September, 2014
Aging: 10 months in 100% French oak, using only 40% new
Production: 135 cases
Appearance: Platinum blonde
Aroma: Custard, grilled white peaches, mint, caramelized sugar, roasted marshmallows.
Taste: Ripe Fuji apples, lemon candy and white pear. Balanced richness with a mouth watering acidity that lingers on palate.