Checkmate - Chardonnay - Queen Taken 2016
CheckMate Artisanal Winery
Essences of citrus peel and white peach combine with floral and silky wet stone notes on the nose. The palate has generous fruit flavours, layered mid-palate richness, and focused acidity making for a long textured finish.
Behind closed doors, a daring initiative took place over the past four years. The goal: To make new world Chardonnay and Merlot with old world elegance in North America.