2018 Chalk Hill Felta Chardonnay, Chalk Hill AVA
Our 2018 Felta Chardonnay has beautiful aroma’s of peach, vanilla, pear and hints of smoke and cloves. The palate is full and elegant with creamy texture and density showing flavors of peach, butter, vanilla and a zest of tangerine.
October 3 - October 9, 2018
16 months in 100% French Oak, 69% New
100% Malolactic Fermentation with Bi-weekly Bâtonnage
Each Chardonnay block here is planted with the ideal clone and rootstock, the result of years of learning what works best where. This Chardonnay takes its name from the alluvial soil on our estate called Felta. Its gravelly texture and naturally balanced nutrients allow for optimum growing conditions for Chardonnay.