2017 Chardonnay "Firepeak" (Baileyana)
Baileyana, Chardonnay "Firepeak", Edna Valley, California 2017100% Chardonnay RIPE APPLE & PEAR, TOASTED OAK, TERRIFIC ACIDITY California’s Edna Valley, which spans only eight miles along the coastline, boasts the longest growing season in the state. The grapes in this region also benefit from generous sunshine, cool Pacific breezes, and volcanic soil. This Chardonnay from Baileyana showcases the balance of ripeness and acidity that makes the wines from Edna Valley so special. Redolent of juicy apple and pineapple and enhanced by a gentle oaken spice, this is a delight! Serving Suggestion: Grilled NC catfish w/ toasted cornbread & hoppin’ john. Garlicky brown butter cauliflower w/ a summer squash, green bean, & tomato salad.