Scott Family Estate Chardonnay 2006

Chardonnay from Central Coast, California

Price: $21.99 $17.98
Save $4.01 (18%)
Item No. 98984
Style: Rich & Creamy

Wine Style Guide

Light & Crisp

Light to medium bodied wines that are high in acid and light to medium fruit. Typically no oak.

Fruity & Smooth

Light to medium bodied wines with lots of juicy fruit, typically medium acid and medium oak.

Rich & Creamy

Full bodied wines that have typically undergone malo-lactic fermentation and/or spent time in oak.

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Winemaker's Notes

Scott Family Estate Chardonnay is produced from Dijon clones grown on our Arroyo Seco Estate that we combine with the attributes of malolactic fermentation and sur-lees aging. This wine boasts abundant aromas of apricot, papaya, white peach and Meyer lemon zest blended with perfumed citrus blossoms and allspice.

With layers of complexity, this estate Chardonnay has an excellent balance of fresh fruit acidity and medium palate weight. This wine is ideal for pairing with Dungeness crab cakes served with red pepper aioli, smoked salmon salad and Chicken Cordon Bleu. Serve this Chardonnay with any richly textured fish, traditional poultry, pasta dishes with light cream sauce or just enjoy a glass or two by itself.

Learn About Scott Family Estate Map ItMap It

Named after the winery owners’ grandfather, our Scott Family Estate wines are produced from Dijon Clones grown on our estate vineyards in the Arroyo Seco appellation of Monterey, CA. This area of the state is known for its warm days – often hot - and cool nights.

This terroir is ideal for producing high-quality Chardonnay and Pinot Noir wine grapes. With such outstanding grapes, our winemaker Steve Rued crafts wines with aromatic elegance and opulent flavors.

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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