Chateau Ste. MichelleColumbia Valley Chardonnay 2020Product code: 11850
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Chateau Ste. Michelle's Columbia Valley Chardonnay is an exquisite American white wine from Washington State. It is enticingly full-bodied, presenting a vibrant, crisp taste of ripe apples, delicate vanilla spice and a hint of oak. The bright citrus notes give way to a subtly creamy finish, making this Chardonnay incredibly well balanced. Notably, it's aged in French and American oak barrels for a duration, imprinting a unique richness. This charming, award-winning wine pairs well with seafood, creating an enjoyable culinary experience. It's certainly a delightful choice for a classy dinner or relaxed evening drink.
About the Winery
Established in the heart of Washington State's renowned Woodinville wine country, Chateau Ste. Michelle is a testament to the transformative power of nature, wine, craftsmanship and creativity. This winery – one of the oldest and most revered wineries in the United States – adds a touch of classic elegance to every bottle it produces, effortlessly blending timeless tradition with innovation and giving birth to expressive, quality wines.
Quality, indeed, is one of the key characteristics of Chateau Ste. Michelle. The winery's viticultural team works rigorously to meticulously grow the region's unique, flavourful grapes. Becoming experts in the cultivation of vineyards isn’t a mere hobby at this chateau, but an unyielding passion. With over 3,500 acres of vineyards in Washington, Chateau Ste. Michelle proudly boasts its hard-earned reputation for its impeccable Chardonnay, Cabernet and Merlot wines.
Its artistry does not stop at the wine bottles. Chateau Ste. Michelle's architectural majesty exudes a spirit of warmth and conviviality, crafting an ambience that is as intoxicating as its wines. Rooted in rich French tradition, both the wine and the chateau's architecture are nothing short of brilliance and elegance, creating an alchemy that woos wine connoisseurs and novices alike.
What separates Chateau Ste. Michelle from other wineries is its unwavering commitment to sustainability. Through sustainable agricultural practices the teams work to protect, the natural environment and biodiversity of the region. Ensuring the long-term health of Washington State's vineyards is at the forefront of its endeavours, for they understand, that the integrity of their winemaking process is directly reflected in the character of their wines.
Finall, should you find yourself in Washington, a visit to Chateau Ste. Michelle isn't just a tour: it's an experience. From wine tasting sessions, exquisite vineyard tours to a range of events held year round, there’s a cornucopia of opportunities to immerse oneself in the world of winemaking – delivered with that distinctive touch of Chateau Ste. Michelle.