Edna Valley Chardonnay is noteworthy for its sense of place. As is typical of good Chardonnays, they use techniques such as barrel fermentation, malolactic fermentation, lees stirring and the use of new oak barrels. The goal is to balance these things with the uniqueness that comes from growing Chardonnay at Paragon Vineyard.
The wine's smoky aromas of vanilla oak and sweet spice balance the lush white peach and citrus aromas. The white peach and citrus... View More
Located just four miles from the Pacific Ocean near San Luis Obispo, Edna Valley Vineyard benefits from the coolest and longest growing season in California. The valley’s east-west orientation funnels afternoon sea breezes so the grapes slowly ripen on the vine. This prolonged hangtime allows the grapes to develop generous flavors and outstanding balance. Predominantly sandstone and shale-derived soils contribute mineral nuances to the lush, layered fruit of Edna Valley Vineyard Chardonnay.