Nose

Querencia has generous aromas of white peach, fresh pineapple, and candied berry fruit. The fruitful nose is complimented by aromas of spiced citrus, shortbread, and toasted brioche.

Palate

Intense flavors of lemon curd, strawberry, and ruby grapefruit lead into a bright, crisp, and lingering finish.

Growing Conditions

Querencia is produced solely from fruit grown in the Napa Valley Carneros region. This vintage is sold out.

Harvest

Harvest Dates: August 16 - September 10, 2012

Winemaking

Chardonnay forms the blend's core, providing a relatively light-bodied, crisp and tangy palate. Small additions of Pinot Noir fermented with skin contact add berry brightness and color. Barrel Fermentation: 40%