A lovely rich and buttery single vineyard Chardonnay from Monterey, California. Ripe tropical fruits and white nectarine complement the lively citrus and toasty oak notes. A quintessential California Chard.
100% Chardonnay. 90% Barrel fermented in French oak, and aged for a further 8 months in oak.
Riva Ranch is the name of the Wente family's vineyard in Arroyo Seco, Monterey, where they have been growing Chardonnay since the 1960's.
Founded in 1883, Wente Vineyards is the oldest continuously operated, family-owned winery in America. Today the estate is comprised of vineyards in the Livermore Valley, San Francisco and Arroyo Seco appellations and is operated by the fourth and fifth generations of the Wente family.