2012 Decoy Sonoma County Chardonnay
Like all of our Decoy wines, our Decoy Sonoma County Chardonnay benefits from the passion, skill and experience of our Duckhorn Wine Company team. Exploring the diversity of the Sonoma County winegrowing region allows our winemaking team greater flexibility during the blending process. Stretching from Cloverdale to Annapolis to San Pablo Bay, Sonoma County encompasses an array of microclimates, soil types, elevations, and terroirs, yielding a unique and appealing expression of Chardonnay.
Varietal Content: 100% Chardonnay; Cooperage: 10% Barrel and 90% Stainless Steel Fermentation
This wine has enticing citrus zest, orange blossom and guava aromas with hints of banana cream pie and spicy oak. The palate is soft and velvety offering vibrant citrus flavors intermingled with rich tropical fruit. Excellent acidity adds length and brightness to a satisfying finish.
Released: May 2013
September 27 — October 12, 2012
0.58 g/100 ml titratable acidity
15 days fermentation at 55°F
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(Feb 18, 2014 at 5:59 PM)
I Am A Picky ChaForTheNextnay Drinker And Am Always Looking A Great White...Love This Wine!
(Feb 24, 2014 at 6:31 PM)
A wonderful buttery lightly oaked Chardonnay with no bitterness. I loved it.