Porter Creek - Chardonnay, George's Hill, Russian River Valley 2017 12/750ml

Classification
White
Country
US
Appellation
Russian River Valley
Varietals
Chardonnay
Producer
Porter Creek
Farming
Biodynamic
Bottle Size
750ml
Vintage
2017
Bottles/Case
12
$396
Porter Creek - Chardonnay, George's Hill, Russian River Valley 2017 12/750ml

Classification
White
Country
US
Appellation
Russian River Valley
Varietals
Chardonnay
Producer
Porter Creek
Farming
Biodynamic
Bottle Size
750ml
Vintage
2017
Bottles/Case
12
Highlights
* Poised style of old vine chardonnay reminiscent of Mersault
* Yellow apple, honey and hazelnut with lime zest and minerality on the finish
* A tiny production gem in the Porter Creek portfolio
Varietals
Chardonnay
Vineyard
35 year old vines planted by George Davis on a low fertility hilltop; yields 1.5 tons per acre
Farming
Biodynamic
Vinification
Whole cluster pressed; settled and transferred to barrel; natural yeast and malolactic fermentation
Aging
11 months in 228 liter French barrels (25% new)
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