Hess Panthera Chardonnay 2016 - The Grape Tray
Hess Panthera Chardonnay 2016
SKU: 2274

Hess Panthera Chardonnay 2016


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Category White Wine
Region California, Sonoma County, Russian River Valley
Brand Hess
Alcohol/vol 14.3%

“The word Panthera is believed to be of East Asian origin, meaning ‘the  yellowish animal’ or golden-yellow. As a reflection of this moniker, we have crafted a striking golden-yellow Chardonnay that is opulent in style and beautifully textured. This inaugural vintage offers yellow stone fruit aromas that lead to delicious flavors of peach, white pear and grilled pineapple. The gorgeous frame of fruit encompasses layers of well-integrated toasty oak and hints of crème brûlée. Panthera Chardonnay is unctuous but focused with a bright acid core that persists through a satisfying, long finish.” 

 – Dave Guffy, Director of Winemaking