2019 Chalk Hill Oak Hill Sauvignon Gris, Chalk Hill AVA
The 2019 Sauvignon Gris is swarming with aromas of pink grapefruit, kaffir lime, gardenia blossoms, vanilla and a hint of smoke. The mouthwatering palate is juicy with flavors of citrus, Mayer lemon, and spice.
100% Sauvignon Gris
September 19 & 24, 2019
24.2 Brix at Harvest
7 months in 100% French Oak, 13% new
Native yeast fermentation in barrel, 100% malolactic fermentation with bi-weekly bâtonnage
April 23, 2019
The 2019 harvest started 1-2 weeks later than usual. A wet winter and spring followed by persistent cool temperatures extended the growing season allowing the grapes to mature gradually. Vintners from around the state are praising the full flavors, fresh acidity and superb balance of this year's crop.