US-TYL-30-16

Chardonnay ‘Dierberg Vineyard’, Tyler

  • Planted in 1997 on Garey Series loam
  • Whole-cluster pressed to tank, settled briefly before racking to fermentation tank
  • After native fermentation is active, moved to barrels and puncheons (15% new) to complete fermentation.
  • No battonage, full malolactic fermentation
  • Raised on lees for 10 months before returning to tank for additional elevage
Producer:
Vintage:
2016
Country:
United States
Region:
California
Appellation:
Santa Maria Valley
Variety:
Chardonnay
Color:
White

Press & Reviews

Parker

Score:
92
Date:
2018-04-27