Crisp, fresh lemon and honeydew notes lend a pristine fruitiness to this dry Chardonnay. It's a bit shy in concentration and power for a barrel reserve designation, but squeaky-clean citrus and fresh apple flavors are delightfully quaffable.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org