California’s Chardonnay Heartland

Sonoma County is at the center of the action, with sleek wines from cool-climate areas

California’s Chardonnay Heartland
Paul Hobbs Ross Station Estate
From the Jul 31, 2019, issue

Sonoma emerges as the grape's top terroir in the state, as winemakers increasingly take advantage of the county's cool-climate sites to render powerful, well-structured wines backed by minerally acidity.

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