1973 Napa & Alexander Valleys Chardonnay

Chardonnays from California have reached a quality level that has captured the excitement and attention of the entire wine community.

vintage weather

Cool variable. Normal winter, warm spring. Long, cool growing season. Record crop. Excellent maturity. Clean fruit.

tasting notes

This particular wine has as its most distinguished character a rich glycerine body that finishes with a hint of wood. Bottle aging is essential for full development and proper enjoyment.

Harvest Date September 1973
Barrel Aging 8 months
Bottling Date December 1974
Release Date September 1975
Alcohol 13.2%