A pleasurable, food-friendly Chardonnay, the Columbia Valley Chardonnay 2020 from Chateau Ste Michelle is a delightful choice for wine enthusiasts. This fresh and soft style wine showcases bright apple and sweet citrus fruit character, complemented by subtle spice and oak nuances. The winemaker expertly combines fruit from cooler and warmer sites in the Columbia Valley to achieve a perfect balance between fresh, vibrant elements and opulent, succulent character.
What sets this Chardonnay apart is the meticulous winemaking process. Around 80% of the wine is matured in stainless steel or neutral oak barrels, which imparts a clean and crisp profile. The remaining portion is aged in first or second-fill oak barrels, adding a harmonious complexity to the overall flavor. The result is a truly delicious wine that is easy to drink, yet still offers a depth of character.
Buy the Columbia Valley Chardonnay 2020 online now to experience this exceptional Chardonnay from Chateau Ste Michelle. With its bright fruit flavors, subtle spice notes, and well-integrated oak influence, this wine is perfect for both casual sipping and pairing with a variety of dishes. Whether you're enjoying a relaxed evening at home or hosting a dinner party, this Chardonnay will surely impress your guests and elevate your dining experience.
- Bright apple and sweet citrus fruit character
- Subtle spice and oak nuances
- Balance between fresh, vibrant elements and opulent, succulent character
- Matured in stainless steel or neutral oak barrels for a clean and crisp profile
- First/second-fill oak aging for a harmonious complexity
Indulge in the Columbia Valley Chardonnay 2020 and discover the exquisite craftsmanship and outstanding flavors that Chateau Ste Michelle is renowned for.