This full-bodied, award winning wine has light barrel notes of vanilla and butterscotch with aromas of citrus, recollective of meyer lemons in summertime, and a delicate creaminess finishing as mineral lime. 100% Chardonnay grapes sourced from vineyards in Palisade, Colorado - Colorado Wine Country.
14 days in primary fermentation, 100% malolactic fermentation, 100% French oak barrels, aged on the lees for 4 months and spends a total of 8 months barrel.
Chardonnay pairs well with stone crab, roasted or fried chicken, PortaBella Leek Jack from Rocking W Cheese, Fettuccine Alfredo and Palisade Peach crisp.
Sunset Magazine gave the 2016 Buckel Family Wine chardonnay a gold medal!