2013 Martin Ray Mill Station Vineyard Green Valley of Russian River Valley Chardonnay

13.5% alc., pH 3.41, TA 0.68, $35. Harvest Brix 23.9º. Barrel fermented with select yeast strains. Aged 12 months in French oak barrels, 40% new. · Moderate golden yellow color and clear in the glass. Hi-tone aromas of lemon zest, banana creme, and cookie dough lead to relatively light, but bright and clean flavors of lemon creme, peach, and pineapple with a hint of vanilla and spice. Slightly creamy in the mouth with a refreshing finish. Score: 89. Reviewed April 22, 2016

Winery: Martin Ray Winery
From article: Sips of Recently Tasted Chardonnay