The nose of this wine offers dazzling aromas of fresh orchard fruit, including Asian pear, green apple and white peach, as well as richer notes of white corn, lemon custard and a hint of nuttiness. On the palate, flavors of spicy pear and nectarine are supported by seamlessly integrated oak and just a touch of acidity, resulting in a lovely texture, and a long, resonant finish.
Striking a lovely balanced between richness and elegance, this silky Chardonnay offers enticing aromas of lemon custard and citrus fruit, along with notes of vanilla, hazelnut, honeysuckle, and lovely wet river rock minerality. On the palate, the warmth of the vintage adds to this wine’s depth and power, underscoring the vibrant fruit before concluding with a finish marked by lush fruit and sweet spice.
The 2016 growing season delivered a gorgeous Summit Chardonnay, with head-turning layers of orange marmalade, yellow plum, rosewater, hazelnut, jasmine and honeysuckle. The gorgeous high-tone elements are echoed on the palate, where they are underscored by a rich, creamy mouthfeel and well-balanced acidity, which contributes to a vibrant and focused finish.