Chenin Blanc 'Norgard Vineyard' - Jaimee Motley - 2016

  • Origin

    Mendocino, California / U.S.A.

  • Style


  • Grape Variety

    Chenin Blanc

  • Production

    Practicing Organic

  • ABV

    12 %

  • Winemaking

    Hand harvested from 40yr old vines planted in gravelly loam soils at 210m altitude


    Whole bunch fermented in stainless steel tanks


    Aged for 18 months in old oak barrels


    Bottled unfined and unfiltered

  • Tasting Notes

    A Cali Chenin with the steeley minerality of the Loire. Honey, nuts and green apples match the rounded texture whilst the generous acidity provides vibrancy and length. Bright, fresh and saline, with great evolution in the glass