Vandelle, Chardonnay, L'Etoile, 2017, 750 ml
A creamy texture to the bright and fresh flavors of bruised apple and walnut blossom. It has a light golden color and a faint nutty nose, plus a little of that Jura twang often found in whites from the region that adds some complexity. A medium body and a Read more
SOIL: Clay and limestone with blue, gray, and red marl
AGE OF VINES: 25-35 years
WINEMAKING: Made from sustainably produced, hand-harvested grapes, the wine is blended using the solera system--traditionally reserved for Spanish sherry. The finished Chardonnay sees six months in oak. 12,000 bottles produced. It was bottled in March 2020.