The people at Jordan say that 2013 was a pretty perfect vintage for chardonnay.
Knob Creek has stayed true to its signature style with this Single Barrel Reserve.
Over all, this seems to be a vintage where there is plenty of fruit as a component, also nice lively acidity, and some structure: wines that will be bright and very good to drink in a relatively few years, and may not age as well as other vintages.
The United States is a growing wine market, and several wine events this year highlight the relationships between these countries.
At a recent tasting of the newly released five-star 2010 vintage of Brunello di Montalcino, I had a chance to go through several wines in depth at a seminar. But the seminar sample of Val di Suga’s was flat an...