Layers of clove, vanilla and caramel accent this concentrated Chardonnay without being overtly flashy or cloying. It's a satisfyingly full-bodied wine with crisp lemon and red-apple flavors that maintain precision on the midpalate. The finish is long and refreshing.
Anna Lee C. Iijima joined Wine Enthusiast in 2010. A former attorney turned beverage devotee, she holds a Diploma in Wine and Spirits from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust and is a student in the Masters of Wine Program. She is also an Advanced Sake Professional of the Sake Education Council with an enduring love for saké and shochu.Email: email@example.com