Groth Hillview Vineyard Chardonnay 2018
|Region||California, Napa Valley|
Vibrant and well-structured, with a savory essence to the apple, pear and quince paste flavors. Sea salt and dried tarragon accents emerge on the crisp finish. Drink now through 2024. 7,350 cases made.
This wine offers creamy elements of melon and stone fruit. It has a richness of pronounced oak that works well with the soft texture and overriding opulence.
The 2018 Chardonnay is more successful than the Sauvignon Blanc, offering classy stone fruits, honeysuckle, and toasty notes in a medium-bodied, round, nicely textured style. It shows the soft, supple yet pure style of the vintage nicely.