La Crema Sonoma Coast Chardonnay 37.5cl Half Bottle

£11.75 / bottle
£133.95 / case (12+ bottles, 5% off)

Additional information

Bottle Sizes
Main Grapes
Origin ,


La Crema Sonoma Coast Chardonnay presented in 37.5cl Half Bottles.

La Crema Sonoma Coast Chardonnay is made from grapes sourced from the vineyards of Sonoma Coast which offer an unusually long, cool and steady growing season. Lingering fog and wind from the nearby Pacific Ocean moderate temperatures throughout the growing season and contribute to the slow ripening process. With an extended “hang” time on the vines, the results are small berries with firm acidity and highly concentrated aromas and flavours.

Founded over 30 years ago, La Crema began life at their Russian River Valley estate. Over the years, however, they have specialised in sourcing grapes from California’s cool coastal regions including Russian River Valley, Los Carneros, Anderson Valley, Sonoma Coast and Monterey. To this one can now add their exciting new project in the Willamette Valley in Oregon. Head Winemaker, Craig McAllister, employs a combination of traditional Burgundian wine making techniques and modern Californian style.

The Chardonnay grapes for La Crema Sonoma Coast Chardonnay are hand-selected from cool estate and grower vineyard sites within the Sonoma Coast boundaries – all within 30 miles of the Pacific Ocean. Grapes for this wine were picked at the coolest times of the day, by both hand pickers and machines. Hand-picked whole clusters and machine-picked berries went immediately to press. The juice spent one night in tank to settle, before being racked into predominantly French oak barrels to ferment. The barrels are primarily French with some American for sweet spice and complexity (17% new). A small percentage was put into stainless steel tank fermenters in order to preserve the aromas of fresh fruit. After inoculation of malolactic culture, and stirring every three to four weeks, the wine was ready to be blended and bottled after 7 months of ageing.

Also available in 75cl bottles.

Tasting Notes

La Crema Sonoma Coast Chardonnay has aromas of Meyer lemon, Gala apple and Jasmine followed by flavours of pear, Cara Cara orange, and lemon meringue pie. On the palate, the wine is concentrated and juicy with a lingering finish.



There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “La Crema Sonoma Coast Chardonnay 37.5cl Half Bottle”

Your email address will not be published.

20 − 19 =

Related Products...

Address: 55 High Street, Fareham, Hampshire PO16 7BG | UK VAT No. 544 2912 49 | Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme (AWRS) Unique Registration Number (URN) XVAW00000101036 | EORI No: GB544291249000 | Copyright © 2022 Fareham Wine Cellar All rights reserved
  • We will use the data you submit to fulfil your request. Privacy Policy.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.