Matanzas Creek Winery Chardonnay Sonoma Valley 750 ml 2018
Medium straw in color. with aromas of lily flowers, apricot skin, candied pineapple, bees wax, and orange blossom. Flavors of Bartlett pear, pineapple, burnt sugar, peach skin. On the palate it there is bright acidity with a smooth middle and finish.
During the winemaking process, the wine undergoes an indigenous fermentation and full malolactic; nine months of barrel aging in French oak barrels rounds out the aging. The resultant wine has vivid fruit character, with a generous mouthfeel and beautifully defined acidity.