Cuvee Margarita Chardonnay | Whitcraft

Drake blends barrels from the Zotovich and Presqu’ile vineyards and plays around with reduction and lees contact in this homage to Ganevat’s Cuvée Marguerite – but as he’s in California Margarita sounded more appropriate! Plus there’s the mouthwatering limey acidity…

Region:

California

Appellation:

Santa Barbara County

Variety / Blend:

Chardonnay:

Climate:

Maritime

Soils:

Sandstone and sandy clay

Farming:

Uncertified organic

Altitude:

Fermentation:

Old oak

Ageing:

14-20 months in old oak