2016 Etoile Vineyard Chardonnay 750ml
Etoile, the “sunset vineyard,” is located high atop the renowned Dundee Hills of Oregon on the west facing slope of the Evenstad Estate. This dry-farmed, three-acre vineyard ranges from 800 to 825 feet in elevation. Planted to Dijon clones in Jory soil this wine exhibits the most Chablis-like profile of our of Chardonnays.
Prior Vintage Acclaim:
93 Points Wine Enthusiast
94 Points International Wine Report
On approach, enticing aromas of lychee and lime fill the glass. The palate is seamless showing generous flavors of Key-lime and Meyer lemon confectionery. The minerality and weight gracefully integrates and leads to a long, lively finish.