RUSSIAN RIVER VALLEY
Inspired by their grapes' success at the famous Paris tasting, the Bacigalupi's planted the Bloom Ranch exclusively to Chardonnay. Located on a bench overlooking the Russian River, old school viticulture is this vineyards strength. Growing on a classic "California T" trellis, the grapes receive only filtered light, reaching maturity with green supple berries and retaining pure fruit character.
2012 E16 Russian River Valley Chardonnay "Bacigalupi Vineyard
, 91 Points, Connoisseurs' Guide to CA Wine
2013 E16 Russian River Valley Chardonnay "Bacigalupi Vineyard"
, 90 Points, Cellar Selection, Wine Enthusiast