Blend – 100% Chardonnay
Appellation – Yakima Valley
Vineyard – Olsen Vineyard
7.1 grams/L Total Acidity
Techniques – Gently whole cluster pressed. Fermented with a combination of native and cultured yeast. Stirred daily during primary fermentation, weekly during malolactic fermentation. Aged on lees 10 months.
Oak Program – Fermented in 82% French oak barrels – 17% New; 11% Egg; 7% Stainless barrels
Production – 9,600 bottles
Retail Price – $36
UPC – 856589001200
Current & Past Awards
2016 – 92 Points, James Suckling
2016 – 90 Points, Tastings.com
2016 – Gold, Seattle Wine Awards
2015 – Outstanding, Great NW Wine
This classic Washington State Chardonnay hails from Olsen Vineyard, one of the state’s premier vineyards. This is a high elevation, cool site that sits at an elevation of 1,110 feet – 1,350 feet. It was picked at perfect ripeness preserving its beautiful fruit flavors, racy acidity and natural balance. This is an amazing food wine that should be the star of setting your imagination on fire with pairing possibilities.