Geyser Peak Alexander Valley Reserve Chardonnay 2006

Chardonnay from Sonoma County, California

Item No. 97414
  • white wine
  • WN88
Ratings Pedigree:
  • 1996
  • WS89
  • WE88

Winemaker's Notes

This wine exhibits a soft straw color with flashes of bright gold. Rich, complex aromas of pear, white peach and Fuji apples burst out of the glass on this intense, beautifully balanced and wonderfully food-friendly Chardonnay. Its first impression of bright, bold fruit is rounded out with subtle aromas of toast, vanilla and butterscotch. On the palate, the wine shows a superb balance between creamy richness and palate-cleansing acidity. This is a unique wine that expresses all the benefits of its terrior-driven origin.

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One of California's oldest and most award-winning wineries, Geyser Peak was founded in 1880, a pioneer of the Alexander Valley in Sonoma County. Perched on a hillside across from Geyser Peak Mountain, this beautiful setting overlooks Geyserville, the Russian River and the northern end of Alexander Valley. The winery consistently garners some of the most prestigious awards in...

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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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