Rob Jensen and a special guest taste a vertical flight from the legendary Pisoni Vineyard.
Rob Jensen, Founder & Proprietor of Testarossa Winery, tastes through our June 2021 Single Vineyard wine club release.
2019 Sierra Mar Vineyard Chardonnay Santa Lucia Highlands AVA Tasting Notes "Pale yellow hue. Opulent scents of passionfruit, kiwi, white peach, and golden delicious apple leap out of the glass. At second instance, notes of pineapple and coconut give a pleasing quality to the fruit profile. Upon [...]
2020 Rosemary's Vineyard Chardonnay Arroyo Grande Valley AVA Tasting Notes "Pale straw hue. Complex scents of passionfruit, kiwi, key lime pie, papaya, and apricot chutney lead the initial wave of aromas. The secondary wave offers subtle elements of marmalade jam, brioche, fig, and apple. Upon taste, the [...]
2020 Diana's Chardonnay California AVA Tasting Notes "Brilliant straw hue. Beautiful scents of passionfruit, ripe peach, coconut and papaya jump readily out of the glass. With some air, notes of guava, brioche, apricot, and fig envelope the nose. Upon taste, these qualities persist with incredible creaminess. The texture of [...]
2020 Santa Rita Hills Chardonnay Sta. Rita Hills AVA Tasting Notes "Pale straw hue. Enchanting aromas of passionfruit, mango, ripe fig, and apple pie. With some air, notes of nectarine and vanilla bean flare out. Once on the palate, the flavors stay true to the aromas while [...]
2017 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley AVA Tasting Notes "Rich yellow hue. Abundant scents of honeydew, mango, butterscotch, papaya and pineapple. These characters segue seamlessly into the palate and are intensified by vibrant acidity. While the acidity is brisk, the texture is polished, smooth, and [...]
2021 Cuvée Los Gatos Chardonnay Monterey AVA Tasting Notes Tasting notes coming soon. ~Bill Brosseau, Director of Winemaking Buy Wine Not yet reviewed. Production Data Growers: Various Winemaker: Bill Brosseau Appellation: Monterey AVA Viticulture Practice: Sourced [...]
2020 Sanford & Benedict Vineyard Chardonnay Santa Rita Hills AVA Tasting Notes "Pale straw color. Scents of passionfruit, papaya, apricot, peach sorbet, and ripe banana start off this Chardonnay with lots of excitement. With some air, notes of crushed rock, ripe fig, and pineapple add further complexity. [...]