Teeter Totter Chardonnay 2022
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The 2022 Teeter-Totter Chardonnay, crafted by the esteemed winemaker Benoit Touquette, is a wine that embodies the perfect balance between sophistication and playfulness. From the first delightful pop of the cork, this Chardonnay exudes effortless grace, a testament to the winemaker’s expertise in producing high-quality wines.
In the glass, the wine displays a radiant, golden hue, hinting at the intensely flavored fruit that awaits. On the nose, the aromas are enchanting, with pronounced notes of ripe lemon, apricot, and luscious white peach mingling harmoniously with seductive undertones of toast, honey, and brioche. These rich scents promise a tantalizing experience for the palate.
Upon tasting, the 2022 Teeter-Totter Chardonnay lives up to its reputation. It showcases the pure, bright, and powerful fruit character that has become synonymous with this label. The initial burst of citrus and stone fruit is complemented by a delightful interplay of oak-derived flavors, where subtle hints of vanilla and a touch of baking spices add depth and complexity. The wine’s judicious aging in 50% new French Oak and 50% stainless steel strikes a perfect balance, allowing the fruit to shine while contributing a gentle creaminess to the texture.
One of the standout features of this vintage is its stunning minerality, a unique quality that sets it apart from previous releases. The minerality provides a captivating backbone to the wine, enhancing its overall structure and giving it an elegant finesse.
On the palate, the Teeter-Totter Chardonnay reveals its full-bodied character, showcasing a velvety smoothness that glides across the tongue. The wine’s impeccable balance of fruit, oak, and acidity leads to a prolonged, satisfying finish that lingers long after each sip.
With just 1,250 cases produced, the 2022 Teeter-Totter Chardonnay is a limited-edition treasure from the Napa Valley, making it a wine to cherish and enjoy on special occasions or to elevate any moment into something extraordinary. So, uncork a bottle of this playful masterpiece and experience the charm and accessibility that Teeter-Totter wines are renowned for. Cheers to Benoit Touquette’s artistry and his dedication to creating wines that bring joy and delight to every wine lover’s heart.