Live Blogging: 2012 Jordan Chardonnay

Lisa Mattson is well known in the blogging community, and is an engaging and energetic Communications Director for Jordan Winery in Alexander Valley, in Northern Sonoma County.

The 2012 Chardonnay is all Russian River fruit, with a little bit of time in French Oak.  Classic Russsian River Chard, sourced from 8 vineyards.  The gravelly soil lends itself to the mineralality of the wine.  Fresh and clean, with classic RRV fruit profile.  Slight pear notes, green apple, lemon, and fresh strawberry leaves.

Paired with Jordan’s famous crustini,

 

The Estate Tour and Tasting is an amazing experience that I highly recommend.  You can read about my experience here!

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