peter michael ma belle fille bottle

Peter Michael Winery, Ma Belle-Fille 2018

RRP £134

A light yellow-gold, this wine emerges boldly from the glass to display aromas of lemon oil, resin and toasted sourdough. On the palate, flavours of lemon curd, pink grapefruit and lemon juice mix dynamically with tangy citrus zest and yellow plum. Fantastic acidity and great depth, with a rippling, stony minerality underneath. Outstanding. A wet winter gave the vines plenty of moisture, and delayed budbreak and flowering, which led to ideal conditions for fruit-set and made for a very large but exceedingly balanced crop. Truly an ideal vintage.

Score

Wine Details

Colour

White

Wine Style

Still

Grape Varieties

Chardonnay (100%)

Alcohol

14.2%

Bottle size

75cl

Drink dates

2021 - 2028

Origin

Country

USA

Region

California

Area

Knights Valley AVA

Tasting Information

Tasted by

Alder Yarrow

UK Stockist

Vineyard Cellars

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