Guenoc Lake County Chardonnay 2008
Chardonnay from North Coast, California
The nose is floral with hints of orange blossom and baked apples. The balance of stone fruit like peaches and apricot and subtle hints of toasty oak and marshmallow add to the soft mouth feel. The finish is long and luscious with baked apple cobbler and spices.
Smooth, rich and creamy, with complex fig, melon, honeysuckle and floral, spicy notes that are pure and focused. Drink now through 2013. 5,262 cases made.
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Located 90 miles north of San Francisco, the 23,000 acre Guenoc Estate, claiming some of the oldest vineyards in California, includes the most northwestern area of Napa Valley, all of Guenoc Valley, and the southern extremes of Lake County. From 1888 to 1906 the Guenoc Estate was owned by internationally famous actress and vintner Lillie Langtry, who vowed to make "claret of the finest kind known in the country" in her California valley and placed... View More