Chateau Ste. Michelle Columbia Valley Chardonnay 2018
|Region||United States, Washington, Columbia Valley|
|Brand||Chateau Ste. Michelle|
The Columbia Valley Chardonnay is a pleasurable, food-friendly Chardonnay. This is a fresh, soft style of Chardonnay with bright apple and sweet citrus fruit character with subtle spice and oak nuances. We blend Chardonnay grapes from vineyards throughout Washington's Columbia Valley to make this a complex, interesting wine. The sur lie aging gives it an appealing softness.
This wine's aromas are pleasing, with notes of apple, cream and spice. Full-feeling yet nuanced fruit flavors follow. Spice notes linger on the finish. It displays a lovely sense of balance that kicks it up a notch.
Sleek and supple, with appealingly forward tropical fruit and pear flavors, finishing with zesty spice notes. Drink now. 1,000,000 cases made.