Habit Chenin Blanc Jurassic Vyd Santa Ynez

Country: 
USA
Region: 
California
Item code: 
CHB013
Vintage: 
2016
Bottle sizes: 
750 ML
Appellation: 
Santa Ynez
Wine type: 
White
Habit
Varietals: 
Chenin Blanc
Sourced from the Jurassic Park Vineyard from 35 year old, own rooted vines
Sandy loam, low nutrient soils
farmed using sustainable and organic methods
fermented in both stainless steel and neutral barrel
Aged in tank on the lees for 14 months in stainless and neutral barrels
495 cases
92
The 2016 Chenin Blanc Jurassic Park Vineyard has a very appealing stony character to back up the varietally expressive, nuanced fruit. A touch of barrel fermentation adds texture and creaminess. This is one of the best wines I have tasted from Jeff Fischer. Don't miss it.
Field Publication Computed: 
Vinous
Field Rating Computed: 
92\nThe 2016 Chenin Blanc Jurassic Park Vineyard has a very appealing stony character to back up the varietally expressive, nuanced fruit. A touch of barrel fermentation adds texture and creaminess. This is one of the best wines I have tasted from Jeff Fischer. Don't miss it.\n