This “Gold Collection” Chardonnay is made from a special selection of barrels to emphasize richness and depth of flavor from two exceptional Santa Rita Hills Vineyards. Notes of fresh pineapple, citrus and vanilla. Bright elegant tropical flavors, rich creamy texture, long fruit finish. 85% is from La Rinconada Vineyard (clone 15, elegant and structured), grown in tan sandy soils at the edge of the Santa Rosa Hills, these grapes develop additional depth and structure along with the classic bright Santa Rita Hills flavors. 15% is from Zotovich Vineyard (clone 76, bright and tropical), grown in white sandy soil close to the ocean, these grapes develop especially bright delicate flavors.