2005 Alfaro Family Vineyards Santa Cruz Mountains Chardonnay

14.0% alc., 192 cases, $25. Own-rooted vines planted in 1999. Primarily Wente clone and with a small amount of Muscat clone added for complexity both from a block in the Lindsay Paige Vineyard. 100% ML. · This is a perfectly fine example of Chardonnay with restrained oak notes, spice, minerality and lively acidity. Reviewed September 10, 2007

Winery: Alfaro Family Vineyards & Winery
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