Dry Creek Vineyard Chardonnay 1998

Chardonnay from Sonoma County, California

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Item No. 6664
  • white wine
  • WE87
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Winemaker's Notes

Lemon, pineapple, and pear aromas mingle with a touch of orange blossom. Upfront floral flavors, tropical fruit, and crisp apple are nicely balanced in a framwork of buttery, vanilla oak. The wine is softly textured and round and full on the palate. A firm structured Chardonnay, it finishes long, crisp, and toasty.

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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...

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Learn About Sonoma County

Twice as large as Napa in size, Sonoma County only makes about a half the amount of wine as her northeasterly neighbor. But Sonoma, with her size, is able to vouch for more diversity within her borders, including sub-AVAs that are climatically varied. The atmosphere of Sonoma is decidedly laid back and down home country style. But in wines, they are keeping up with the...

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Learn About Chardonnay

Chardonnay (shar-dawn-AY) White Wine's Queen Bee Like Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay can grow just about anywhere. It adapts well to different soils and different climates. While frequently paired with California, its native home lies in the vineyards of Burgundy, France. The only major white grape of the region, Chardonnay is at its best on the rolling...

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