Bordeaux Red Blends from Bordeaux, France
This is a toasty, black-currant-fruited wine. Its structural tannins give a dry character. A touch of green herb and a hard edge of toast indicate that the wine needs another year to soften. - Roger Voss
From a site in the Santa Maria Valley and aged 15 months in 60% new French oak, the 2017 Chardonnay Le Souvenir Sierra Madre Vineyard from Lato offers a vivid gold color as well as a rocking bouquet of lemon curd, crushed rocks, white currants, spice box,
Pale lemon color. Lifted aromatic nose of snow pea, nettles and guava. The front palate fill with fresh melon, citrus and grapefruit flavors. The crisp grapefruit like acidity extends the palate to a long mouth-watering finish.