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Saracina

2015 Unoaked Chardonnay
Mendocino County

2015 Unoaked Chardonnay
Wine Specs
Vintage
2015
Varietal
Chardonnay
Appellation
Mendocino County
Acid
6.0 gm/L
pH
3.58
Bottling Date
December 17, 2015
Alcohol %
13.2
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SKU: 2015CH
Wine Specs
Vintage
2015
Varietal
Chardonnay
Appellation
Mendocino County
Acid
6.0 gm/L
pH
3.58
Bottling Date
December 17, 2015
Alcohol %
13.2
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Wine Profile
Vineyard Notes
We have learned that the older, organically farmed blocks that comprised the original Fetzer Sundial Chardonnay are ideally suited to our modern Saracina version of that classic. We continue to source from those Fetzer family blocks of 30+ year-old-vines. The Viognier hails from an original family planting on the east bank of the Russian River.
Production Notes
In tribute to the venerable history of our chosen Chardonnay sites, the fruit was whole cluster pressed, settled, and fermented to dryness entirely in stainless steel. Malolactic fermentation was inhibited to keep the wine fresh and bright. The wine remained on primary lees for approximately one month prior to blending to retain the pure expression of fruit for which we strive.
Winemaker Notes
Pale gold in color, our 2015 Chardonnay offers aromas of Anjou pear, stone fruits, and a fresh, snappy note. Unadorned by oak or malolactic influence, the white peach and Meyer lemon flavors are delicate but pronounced. This is naked Chardonnay, with pure fruit character and bright acidity, echoing Old World unoaked counterparts from northern Italy and Burgundy’s Chablis.
Food Pairing Notes
In the winter months, pair this fun, lively wine with a soup of roasted root vegetables, or glide into summer pairing it with grilled chicken skewers or grilled scallops with a Sun Gold tomato and watermelon salad on the side.
Production
2070 cases

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