This elegant, vibrant Chardonnay is Rutherford Hill's second wine release in their updated label. This approachable but complex Chardonnay is ideal for paring with many foods or for enjoying on its own. They have much respect for and experience with the noble Chardonnay grape. In fact, Chardonnay has been produced at Rutherford Hill since the winery’s founding. All their winemaking and viticultural practices are aimed at enhancing Chardonnay’s natural charm and stylishness. The utilization of traditional Burgundian practices like whole cluster pressing, barrel fermentation and sur lie aging are critical to creating this crowd-pleasing wine.
Color: Light straw
Aroma: Lemon, honey, vanilla with hint of orange blossom
Flavor: Full-bodied with crisp acidity of citrus, vanilla bean and flinty mineral accents