2007 Gary Farrell Russian River Selection Chardonnay

14.2% alc., pH 3.32, 6,677 cases, $32. Barrel fermented in 100% French oak barrels (33% new) for 7 months. · Straw colored. Scents of pear, melon and restrained oak. Moderately rich flavors of apple, pear, lemon and the slightest oak. Smooth and very slightly viscous with a nice grip of acidity. Decent (+). Reviewed October 29, 2009

Winery: Gary Farrell Vineyards & Winery
From article: Small Sips of Russian River Valley Pinot