Chardonnay 2016 3.0L
The nose opens with bursts of green apple, toasted brioche, honeysuckle, and lemon cream pie. The palate is full yet bright, offering a pleasant viscosity and subtle notes of clove and tropical fruit. The clean finish adds an exclamation point with elegance.
The perfect balance of body and acidity makes this an ideal food wine. Recipe ingredients that complement the wine are almonds, hazelnuts, tarragon, lime zest, and lemon thyme. Restrained use of mild mustard is also a good match. Serve with seafood or lighter meats.