US-TYL-36-19

Chardonnay 'Mae Estate Vyd', Tyler

Chardonnay 'Mae Estate Vyd', Tyler

• Practicing Organic
• 100% Chardonnay (Wente, 15, 76, and 4 clones)
• Mae Estate Vineyard
• Planted in 2017
• Elder series and Tierra complex sandy loam soils
• Hand-harvested
• Whole cluster pressed to tank to settle overnight
• Native yeast fermentation in barrique and puncheon
• No battonage
• Fermented and aged 10 months in French barrique and puncheon (20% new)
• Additionally aged 8 months in stainless steel before bottling
• 398 cases produced
• 12.8% abv

Producer:
Vintage:
2019
Country:
United States
Region:
California
Appellation:
Santa Rita Hills
Variety:
Chardonnay
Color:
White

Press & Reviews

Vinous Media

Score:
95
Date:
2021-11-01