Dierberg Chardonnay 2014


SKU 00825


2014 continues the trend (since 2012) of limited moisture, marked by warm springs and moderate summers. While 2014's ripening period was earlier and warmer than others - finishing maturity in August/September instead of September/October - grape quality developed evenly. In fact, the hang time from flowering to full maturity was no different than years past as everything started earlier. Limited moisture improves overall concentration and structure in wine. Across our entire portfolio we observe a precision and refinement to 2014 that presents itself as purity and reticence hinting at longevity.
Category White Wine
Country California
Region Central Coast
Appellation Santa Maria Valley
Brand Dierberg
Alcohol/vol 13.8%