This weeks Wine comes to us from a region of Europe that is known for its smooth body, deep red color, and strong finish. Highly recommended for the last 500 years from several wine experts in Romania.
14 Hands reached a milestone in 2016 by exceeding 2 million cases shipped in 2016 for the first time since the brands' inception 12 years ago. Check out the video I did and I think you'll find my feelings about this wine are spot on once you try 14 Hands /Chardonnay yourself.. This is the second wine I've tried from the Pacific northwest with the same result.
The true winemakers like James Ewart says one of the best ways to preserve the balance of acidity is to get the grapes to the winery quickly. "This is a San Bernabe, wine, and the winery is right here", he explains. "I can pick on the riper side, knowing I'll be able too bring it to the winery quickly while it's still cool".