Alexana Chardonnay 2017, Willamette Valley, Oregon

A beautiful representation of age-worthy, elegantly textured Oregon Chardonnay. Cool-climate personality that balances vibrant citrus fruit acidity with rich textures and a mineral backbone.100% Chardonnay from Dundee Hills, Yamhill-Carlton and Chehalem Mountains AVA’s. Triple-hand sorted, whole cluster pressed. Dry-farmed vineyards, native yeast, small-lot fermentation. Aged in 21% new French oak for 10 months. Nose – vibrant bouquet of green apple, lemon zest and vanilla, Palate – Rich and rounded with notes of toasted brioche and barrel spice. Alexana Winery was born of Dr. Madaiah Revana’s love of the great wines of Burgundy. Alexana is named after Dr. Revana’s daughter, Alexandra. Alexana wines are a reflection of Oregon’s cool grape-growing climate and have become known for their elegance, balance and character.