Brilliant straw color with appealing aromas of green apple, lime, banana, and coconut, spiced with a dash of nutmeg and vanilla. A pleasantly creamy well-balanced medium bodied Chardonnay, ending with a refreshingly long finish.
The history of Freemark Abbey began in 1886, when Josephine Marlin Tychson became the first woman to build and operate a winery in California. The historic site where Josephine's winery, Tychson Cellars, once stood is now known as Freemark Abbey.
Josephine, a native of San Lorenzo, California and her husband, John Tychson, a Danish immigrant, moved to St. Helena in 1881. For $8,500, they purchased 147 acres north of St. Helena, which later became known... View More