Elaboration of 2016 Stags' Leap Karia Chardonnay
2016 Stags' Leap Karia Chardonnay (Chardonnay)
- View: medium straw.
- Nose: notes of green apples, lemons and orange blossom, with lots of grains of peach and toast lightly browned. Notes pear, peach white and honeysuckle.
- Mouth: sober, discreet and well balanced palate presents satiny texture and good expression. Notes of ripe fruit and lemon zest in the end.
APPELLATION: Napa Valley (California, United States)
VINEYARD: Wine Cellars Stag's Leap.
PREPARATION: aging in 7.5 months. Fermentation of 86% barrel 14% stainless steel tank.
PAIRING: pork, fish (salmon, tuna, etc.), mushrooms, poultry, soft cheeses.