2017 Trombetta Indindoli Vineyard Chardonnay

2017
  • Chardonnay
  • Indindoli Vineyard

Sonoma Coast

$45.00

Tasting Notes

Aromas of lemon peel, vanilla and aromatic tropical fruit. Medium weight with a long and creamy finish. 93pts Wine Enthusiast, June 2019
Alcohol
14.1%
Cases
118

In The Vineyard

Vineyard
Indindoli
Clones
Wente & Robert Young
Vineyard Age
Planted 2002 to 2005
Site
Located in the heart of Russian River Valley off of Vinehill School Road. Northwestern exposure.
Soils
Sandy Loam
Yield
2 tons/acre

Harvest

Harvest Date
September 14, 2017

Harvest Brix

24.0
Growing Season
2017 delivered moderate weather conditions creating an ideal growing season. Cool mornings, sun-filled days and foggy evenings throughout most of August allowed grapes to ripen at an optimal pace. Flavors are harvest were exceptional, while maintaining acidity.

Winemaking

Winemaker: Erica Stancliff
Night hand-harvested grapes
Immediately pressed whole cluster, overnight tank settled
Fermented in barrel with native yeast
Native malolactic fermentation in barrels
Aged 8 months on lees in French oak barrels, stirred once a week (25% new, 75% neutral), stirred 1x per week
Unfined and unfiltered