Arista Winery Chardonnay, Banfield Vineyard, Russian River Valley – 2017 – Wine Spectator – 95 Points
Contoured, with a svelte structure to the pure-tasting flavors of Fuji apple, Bosc pear, peach tart and quince, layered with toasty accents. Wet stone notes show midpalate, leading to a finish that lingers with light buttery details and rich spiciness. Drink now through 2026. 357 cases made.