Dry Creek Vineyard Chardonnay 1999
Chardonnay from Sonoma County, California
Aromatic citrus bouquet mingles with hints of pineapple, honeysuckle, and orange blossom. Green apple and tropical fruit flavors integrate with spicy, toasty notes. Smooth and round on the palate, soft vanilla accents complete the crisp, well balanced finish.
In 1972, when David S. Stare opened the doors to Dry Creek Vineyard, it was the first new winery to be built in the Valley since Prohibition. Dry Creek created the first Sonoma Fume Blanc, originated the Dry Creek Valley AVA, and was an early advocate for Bordeaux-style blending.
Today, Dry Creek Vineyard is committed to vineyard diversity, vinifying individual lots of fruit separately, and then blending carefully for each final cuvee. ... View More