Chalk Hill Chardonnay Sonoma Coast is a light golden color and exudes aromas of apple and baking spice immediately upon entering the glass. The palate has a rich textural body composed by zest and acidity with ¬avors of toasted hazelnut, vanilla and crème brûlée. With its cool-climate in¬uences, this Chardonnay has remarkable varietal intensity, balanced acidity and minerality that complement the rich and full ¬avors on the palate.
Chalk Hill Chardonnay comes from extraordinary vineyards throughout Sonoma and Monterey Counties consisting primarily of Foley Family estate vineyards. This Sonoma Coast Chardonnay features fruit from some of the best sites in Carneros, Chalk Hill, Chalone and the Sonoma Coast. The fruit coming from the Chalk Hill AVA provides richness, concentration, viscosity and nuttiness, while the Carneros AVA delivers structure and notes of apple and pear.