Drink Life Beverages

2019 Jordan Chardonnay

Have you ever had a great pair of boots that were so special you never wore them?

In the past, I recall being wowed more by Jordan’s red wines than whites

Maybe that’s because 2019 was Maggie Kruse’s first harvest as head winemaker, and she is one

Also, this vintage marks the 40 th anniversary of Jordan winery

And of taking visitors around the property to taste in the vineyards which are interspersed with areas

Back to the results of this philosophy: the 2019 Chardonnay, Even when super-cold, the wine was an explosion

Wafting up from the glass came butter and oak and hints of the outdoors: green herbs in

On the palate, ripe stone fruit with a hint of tropicality, then gentle minerality, finishing with an

Tip: Take the wine out of the refrigerator 10-20 minutes before opening