Merryvale Reserve Napa Valley Chardonnay 1998

Chardonnay from Napa Valley, California

Price: $38.99
Item No. 40110
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Winemaker's Notes

Seventy of our finest barrels of Napa Valley Chardonnay were selected for this wine. Each lot was fermented in French oak barrels, completed malolactic fermentation and was aged on the lees. Each barrel of wine was chosen for the flavor concentration, complexity and rich, seamless texture it brought to the blend. The uninoculated, native yeast portion of the blend added a smoky note reminiscent of young white Burgundy.

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Merryvale Vineyards is a family-owned Napa Valley winery dedicated to passionate winemaking and the fine art of living well. For the past 25 years Merryvale has been turning exceptional Napa Valley grapes into world class wine. Merryvale is world renowned for rich, powerful Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay, the iconic Bordeaux-style red blend, Profile, and our everyday drinking,...

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Learn About Napa Valley

It's hard not to think of Napa Valley when thinking of California wines. The region is, after all, the one that brought world recognition to California wine making. The area was settled by a few choice wine families in the 1960's who bet that the wines of the area would grow and flourish. They were right. The Napa wine industry really took off in the 1980's, when vineyard...

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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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