There are aromas of apple, pear, butterscotch, toasted oak and a little minerality in the glass. The 2012 has great balance with a creamy mouth-feel. There are tropical notes and flavors of apple, pear and citrus in the glass with just a touch of acidity on the finish.
Fruity & Smooth
oven baked chicken
Always a solid wine, the 2012 Alexander Valley Vineyards Chardonnay plays on ripe fruit and subtle, sweet oak nuances; pretty firm on the palate; drinks easily.