Sparrow Hawk Winery

2011 SparrowHawk Reserve Chardonnay

Chardonnay

California: Sonoma County: Russian River Valley

Offer Expired:Sep 13, 2013 at 11:59 pm
$36.00
Avg. Price

Mission Briefing

Codename:

Soaring above it all

Russian River Valley is one of our favorite appellations for California Chardonnay. Today’s 2011 SparrowHawk Reserve Chardonnay was an incredible find and we offer this very elegant wine to you with our heartiest recommendation.

Elegant, flavorful and with a finish that goes on forever, this wine will be a big hit at your dinner table. Pair this very food-friendly wine with a wide variety of meals or your favorite appetizer fare. Asian food would be an excellent choice.

Tasting Profile

Look:

Pale straw with hints of gold at the edges.

Smell:

Sweet and ripe on the nose with pineapple, golden delicious apple, hazelnut, melon rind, green papaya and a hint of chalky minerality.

Taste:

Honeydew melon, young green fig, vanilla, young pear, white peach, white currant and a hint of walnut.

Finish:

Fresh and packed with flavors that sustain for a very long time. At the end, pomello hangs around the longest.

Pairing:

Enjoy this wonderful wine with crab cakes with a ginger and turmeric aioli.

What the Winery Says

About the Winery

Offer Expired:Sep 13, 2013 at 11:59 pm
$36.00
Avg. Price
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