Trombetta Family Wines 2018 Petersen Vineyard Chardonnay

2018
  • Chardonnay
  • Petersen Vineyard

Sonoma Coast

$40.00

Tasting Notes

Crisp aromas of citrus peel, tropical fruit, pear blossom, subtle hints of cream in the aromas. Fresh acidity followed by a medium weight mouthfeel rounds out the finish.
Alcohol
13.4%
Cases
270

In The Vineyard

Vineyard
Petersen Vineyard
Clones
94
Vineyard Age
Planted in 2004
Site
Located in Southern Sebastopol
Soils
Sandy Loam

Harvest

Harvest Date
October 3, 2018

Harvest Brix

22.5
Growing Season
Long moderate summer turned into an early harvest with growing heat in August. Higher yields in 2018 due to a wetter winter than previous years.

Winemaking

Winemaker: Erica Stancliff
Pressed and tank settled overnight
Fermented in stainless steel
Full malolactic fermentation
50% aged in barrel on the lees (30% new French oak) and 50% aged in stainless steel on the lees