2015 Chardonnay

Summary

Trefethen Family Vineyards produces a diverse range of award-winning varietal, blended and reserve wines – all from our Napa Valley estate – exhibiting the classic hallmarks of fine wine quality: richness with elegance, concentration with finesse, complexity with harmony, and sophistication with approachability.

Tasting Notes

The nose opens with bursts of orange blossoms and hints of lemon cream pie. The palate is full yet bright, offering a pleasant viscosity and subtle notes of kiwi. The clean finish adds an exclamation point with elegance.

Accolades

90 POINTS (v. 2015)
Robert Parker, Wine Advocate December 2016

91 POINTS ~ VERY HIGHLY RECOMMENDED (v. 2015)
California Grapevine January 2017

GOLD (v. 2014)
TEXSOM International Wine Competition March 2016

92 POINTS ~ Editors’ Choice (v. 2013)
Wine Enthusiast December 2015

91 POINTS ~ Top 10 Chardonnays to try
(v. 2013)
Decanter June 2015

91 POINTS (v. 2013)
“Trefethen Chardonnays are remarkable for their consistency of style and quality.”
Wine Review Online December 2014

DOUBLE GOLD ~ 98 POINTS
~ BEST WHITE WINE/NAPA
(v. 2012)
California State Fair Wine Competition,
June 2014

When it comes to Chardonnay, just remembering that nothing beats a balanced classic. 2012 Trefethen is reminding me!
(v. 2012)
Sara Schneider, Sunset Magazine, July 2014

90 POINTS (v. 2009)
“This winery is one of the old schools that are leading the new school. This is a lovely effort from one of Napa’s founding families.”
Mark Tarbell, AZ Central