Ample and rich body. Aromas of coffee, raisins and cassis lead into the mouthwatering palate. Layers of dark fruits such as dance on the palate leading into a lingering finish.
...outstanding focused cranberry and black fruits- fresh cracked white pepper & herbal draw on the palate – fuses the deep strong characteristics of the stock- Roasted Duck & Spiced Cranberry-Persimmon Chutney.
Intriguing minerality, full body and unctuous silky texture. Filled with pear, honeysuckle and almond notes, this beautifully balanced, dry wine neatly ties up all the elements on the long finish.
Gorgeous aromas of peach, pear, golden apple and citrus laced with hints of spice. Deliciously fruit-expressive flavors reveal the complex minerality, bright acidity and opulent texture.
Vivid fruit character with fragrant hints of rose petal, hibiscus flower and mountain sage. Enticing undertones of earth and mineral come from old vines rooted in Chalone’s limestone terroir.
Aromas and flavors of apricot, nectarine, fresh orange zest, walnut, and toasty oak reminiscent of buttered toast. Complex minerality, bright acidity and opulent texture.
Distinctive minerality, unctuous texture and ageability. Complex nuances of toasted hazelnut and wet stone minerality mingle with an intriguing note of freshly washed linens drying in the sun.
The limited release bottling of Syrah exudes deep, jammy plum and wild blackberry with terroir nuances of sage, licorice, and minerals. The 2012 vintage was a winemaker's dream.
Exudes deep, jammy plum and wild blackberry with nuances of High-mountain sage, black licorice, white pepper and minerals with Old World character from the Shiraz clone.
Lush peach, pear, apple and citrus expression. Complex minerality, precise acidity and opulent texture are the signatures of the Chalone limestone terroir. The fresh, lemony notes in the aromas turn to complex brioche nuances with age.
A beautifully balanced, fruit-focused wine with luscious wild child, cranberry, rose petal and sweet dried-spice notes, with inherent cinnamon and high-mountain sage expression.