From its aromas of peach, pear, toffee and toasted coffee to its soft, velvety mouthfeel, this is a rich and seductive Chardonnay. On the palate, lovely flavors of pineapple, lanolin, custard and roasted hazelnut are underscored by a viscous mouthfeel.
Stuart Bewley is a Mendocino pioneer, planting vineyards high on the flanks of Cahto Peak, just outside of the town of Laytonville in the far north of the County. Stuart is a deeply knowledgeable and committed viticulturist, producing some of the finest grapes we receive at Patz & Hall. The depth of aroma and texture, the ability to age and the singular personality of Alder Springs Vineyard wines speak to Stuart’s relentless drive for excellence.