Talley Rincon Vineyard Chardonnay 2001

Chardonnay from Central Coast, California

Price: $39.99
Item No. 73484
  • W&S93
Ratings Pedigree:
  • 1998
  • WS92

Winemaker's Notes

The thin loam and sandstone soils of the eastern Rincon Vineyard site consistently yield wines that balance concentration and weight with structure and elegance. The 2000 Rincon Vineyard Chardonnay displays these traits, along with a particular softness and approachability that is characteristic of the 2000 vintage. Evocative aromas of wet stone, earth, and lemon peel give way to a wine that displays purity and persistence on the palate.

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Talley Vineyards is a small family-owned and operated winery located in the Arroyo Grande Valley on California's South Central Coast. This valley opens directly to the Pacific Ocean, making it one of the coolest and most temperate viticultural areas in California. The goal at Talley Vineyards is to produce estate bottled Chardonnay and Pinot Noir of uncompromising quality. Talley Vineyards is committed to the prmicay of terrior in its wines, and every step taken from vine to bottle is reflective of this approach.

Learn About Central Coast

The largest of California's wine growing regions, the Central Coast produces the majority of California's wine. The district sprawls out, covering most of the vineyard land between San Francisco and Santa Barbara. Smaller sub-AVAs of the Central Coast include Monterey Bay, Paso Robles, Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Maria Valley, Santa Cruz Mountains and many others. Notable Facts...

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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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