AgingAged in French Oak Barrels
Look: Light straw color with a golden hue. Smell: Vibrant pineapple, stone fruit and stone fruit jump out of the glass. Fresh Meyer lemon zest shines through with just a subtle hint of French oak to soften and round out the wine. Taste: Opulent flavors of peach and guava dominate this classic Sonoma Chardonnay. Hints of Meyer lemon and apricot flavors, coupled with well-integrated French oak make for a well-rounded Chardonnay with great balance.
Taken Wine Company was founded in 2009 when next generation winemakers, Carlo Trinchero and Josh Phelps realized their mutual dream to start their own wine label. Josh and Carlo grew up together in the winegrowing town of St. Helena, in the Napa Valley wine is in their DNA. The wines are crafted to appeal to the millennial generation in terms of both whats inside and outside the bottle. The names (Taken, Complicated, and Available) all tie into social media and are relevant to their generation.