Grape: 100% Chardonnay
Wine region: Okanagan Falls, British Columbia, Canada
Winery: Noble Ridge is an estate vineyard and winery located in the Okanagan Valley. All work is done by hand, on- site by a team of dedicated workers who strive to create exceptional wine that reflects its noble namesake.
Viticulture: Slopes: southwest, south, north & northeast Soil: Glacial fluvial deposits – sand, gravel and rock Clones: Clone unknown (planted in 1999) Viticulture: Vertical Shoot Position (VSP).
Winemaking: Whole cluster pressed, cool fermentation. 94% fermented in stainless steel tanks, 6% barrel aged in 1 year old barrels.
Tasting Notes: Aromas of Bartlett Pear and Orange Zest are enhanced by a well-rounded mouth feel and balanced acidity. Notes of crisp red apple and pronounced minerality lingers on the finish.
Food Pairing: Shellfish, Paella, Chicken in a Cream Sauce, Soft Cheeses.