2017 Joie de Vivre Chardonnay, Los Carneros

2017 Joie de Vivre Chardonnay, Los Carneros

A full-bodied and deeply complex wine from Manley Vineyards in the Los Carneros region of Sonoma County. Flavors of Meyer lemon, Bartlett pear, hazelnuts, almonds, toasted marshmallows, vanilla and gentle oak spices.

Production Notes

50% barrel fermented, 50% stainless steel fermented - 100% Chardonnay

Winemaker Notes

100% Dijon clones makes for a wine with depth and playfulness. The crisp clean flavors show off the youthfulness of this vineyard, yet, the deep structure of the wine is a highlight of things to come from these very young vines. This rich , crisp, and complex wine was fermented in both oak barrels and stainless steel tanks.

Cooperage Notes

Aged for 26 months in 10% new French oak barrels

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StyleFull Bodied White
AppellationLos Carneros
PairingCream sauces, soft cheeses, chicken dishes, lobster raviolis
DrinkableNow through 2025
Harvest Date2017-09-06
ph Level3.37
Residual Sugar.04