Produced by ZD Wines
Wine Enthusiast - 2018-91 points
The Wine Advocate - Robert Parker - 91 points
Gold Medal - San Diego International Wine Competition-2018
Background: One of Napa’s Premium wineries. ZD Wine is family owned and operated by three generations of the de Leuze family, located in the heart of Napa Valley. Founded in 1969. The ZD wine brand highlights the initials of the founding partners’ last name, but it also symbolizes the term Zero Defects, an acronym for the quality control program. ZD winery is a three-time award winner of the prestigious Decanter Award at the International Wine Competition in London. “This winery continues to turn out some of the most delicious and flavorful Chardonnay in California…” Robert Parker
Grape Varietal: 100% Chardonnay hand-harvested at night and fermented in 100% American Oak barrels for 10 months
Country of Origin: United States
Appellation: California-Napa Valley
Type of bottle: 750 ml bottle
Type of Closure: cork closure
Alcohol content: 13.5%vol
Residual Sugar: 2.8 g/l
Tasting Notes: Aromas of pineapple, lime zest, and pear mingle with hints of vanilla and orange blossom. The palate is rich and full-bodied with an exceptional balance between fruit, toasty oak, and lively acidity. The finish is amazingly long and lasting. Enjoy!
Food Suggestion: Goes great with seafood fine rich fish such as turbot or grilled veal chops with mushrooms.