A shimmery, brilliant, green golden of a wine. Aromatic pear, tangerine, guava, but more than anything, true Chardonnay flavor. Add a vein of minerality running through the middle. Long and satisfying. Aromas of yellow apple and pear lead to dry, well-balanced fruit flavors. It pulls up a bit on the finish but still provides easy-drinking appeal.
Pair with golden squash with sauteed shrimp.From Charles Smith, a man whose innovative approach has played a significant role in the emergence of Washington winemaking. You can expect to uncover a remarkably defined and well-crafted Chardonnay with impressive energy and vibrancy throughout. Look for impressive citrus and tropical fruit tones with a pure mineral underpinning.