2014 Chasseur Sanctuary Vineyard Russian River Valley Chardonnay

14.1% alc., pH 3.48, TA 0.63, 103 cases, $60. Montrachet selection. Harvest Brix 24.6ยบ. 100% malolactic fermentation. Aged 16 months in French oak barrels, 67% new. · Moderate golden yellow color in the glass. Sensational aromas of lemon, chalk dust, salt air and stony minerality. Bright and focused, with impressive intensity, offering vibrant flavors of lemon, Fuji apple and caramel. The glorious finish also exudes these flavors. A very classy Chardonnay offering. Score: 95. Reviewed May 7, 2017

Winery: Chasseur
From article: Sips of Recently Tasted California Wines