2012 Chardonnay

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Vintage:2012
Wine Type:White Wine
Varietal:Chardonnay
Varietal Composition:
100%Gently Oaked Chardonnay
Appellation:Finger Lakes
Harvest Date:09/20/2012
Acid:7 g/L
pH:3.53
Bottling Date:04/23/2013
Residual Sugar:.3%
Alcohol %:12.6%

Tasting Notes

Lightly oaked and loaded with aromas of pineapple and papaya. Fresh and lively in the mouth with a finish of golden apples.

Winemaker Notes

On Sept 20th, 9.2 tons of Chardonnay were hand harvested. The fruit was pressed in a single load with a combined harvest chemistry of 21.8 Brix, TA of 67.2 g/L, and a pH of 3.3. After settling, the juice was racked to 2 tanks, and later light toast NY State oak staves were added to each tank. Malolactic fermentation was inoculated and a long cool fermentation finished in early January. The wine was racked off the lees in early February and filtered for bottling.

Food Pairing

Pairs well with roasted turkey, fish, and soft cheeses.

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