2016 Veritas Winery

Saddleback Chardonnay

The 2016 Saddleback Chardonnay is modeled after the “old world” style from Chablis, France. The wine is primarily fermented in stainless steel tanks without malolactic fermentation. Post-fermentation, 54% of the wine is aged in neutral oak barrels for 6 months. The nose is clean and showing aromas of apple, pear, honeydew melon and kiwi. The Saddleback Chardonnay is medium-bodied and layered with ripe tree fruits, continuing with soft impressions of toast and spice from oak aging. Saddleback Chardonnay is a perfect wine to compliment light fish and shellfish dishes, or even poultry with citrus sauces.