Wine By The Bottle
Current View: Chardonnay
Bottle Price: $94.00
Bin: 226
Name: Lewis Cellars Napa Chardonnay
Vintage: 2016
Region: Napa Valley AVA, California (WS:92 Best from 2018-2022)
Varietal: Chardonnay
Producer: Lewis Cellars
Country: USA
Rating: 95 Points-Connoisseur's Guide; 93 Points-Wine Enthusiast

Tasting Notes: Creamy pear, lime and caramel apple fruit basks in brioche, clove and sweet mineral spices. Loads of tree-ripened fruit form a dense, silky core rooted in natural acidity that gives the wine balance and sound structure. Flecks of gun metal, flint and whetstone add complexity to the long leesy finish
Galaxy Notes: Whole-cluster pressed, barrel fermented, and aged sur lies with batonnage in 100% French oak for 11-15 months, undergoing 100% malolactic fermentation, then bottled unfined and unfiltered.
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