1992 ZD Wines Chardonnay, California
-- This Chardonnay is also a beautiful golden color however differs on the nose with notes of spun sugar, coconut and dried flowers. The 1992 displays crisper notes than the 1991 with flavors leading to orange honey. The finish is long with a mineral characteristic. . . .
1993 ZD Wines Chardonnay, California
-- The 1993 Chardonnay is the 25th Anniversary vintage of ZD Chardonnay. The aromas wafting out of the glass on this wine are melon and golden raisin with an underlying flinty note. The wine is crisp and lemony; finishing with mild honey notes.
1994 ZD Wines Chardonnay, California
-- This 1994 Chardonnay is showing depth and richness of a vintage that has come to be known as great. A full nose of tropical fruit, citrus, and oak open to mouthwatering flavors that fill the palate. The richness and depth are a result of harvesting fruit . . .
1995 ZD Wines Chardonnay, California
-- The 1995 Chardonnay has great fruit intensity. This vintage produced a minimal crop due to low fruit set during a cool wet spring. A long steady growing season coupled with the low crop yield produced fruit intense in varietal character. With a nose of . . .
1996 ZD Wines Chardonnay, California
-- "Clean, sweetly oaked and lightly graced with a touch of leesy, roasted grain complexity in the nose, this weighty, somewhat mouthcoating wine consonantly comes up long on richness on the palate. . . . It has enough substance to stand it in good stead . . .
1999 ZD Wines Chardonnay, California
-- 1999 was the latest harvest in our 31-year history. Our first grapes were picked on October second and we did not harvest the last of our Chardonnay until November nineteenth. The long hang time produced fruit with intense varietal character and great . . .
1999 ZD Wines Reserve Chardonnay, Napa Valley
-- This Reserve Chardonnay was blended exclusively from our Napa Valley vineyards. Our traditional style, which focuses on balance with intensity through cold barrel fermentation and no malo-lactic, has preserved the varietal character from an exceptionally . . .
2001 ZD Wines Chardonnay, CA
-- "Crisp,bright aromas of green apple and tropical fruit lead to notes of vanilla oak with a hint of spice. A fruit forward palate of citrus and pineapple integrate and balance the bright acidity and toasty oak. The long, slightly sweet finish round out . . .
2002 ZD Wines Chardonnay, CA
-- Gold Medal-Taster's Guild International Wine Competition 2004 “The fruit for this 100% Chardonnay was hand harvested at full maturity from select vineyards in California’s coolest coastal regions. A long, cool fermentation in toasted American Oak barrels . . .
2002 ZD Wines Reserve Chardonnay, Napa Valley
-- 92 Points - The Wine News, Feb/March 05Double Gold Medal - Monterey Wine Competition 20052002 was another superb year for Chardonnay. A long, moderate growing season allowed for long hang times and a perfect balance of flavors and natural acidity. This . . .
2003 ZD Wines Chardonnay, California
-- Gold Medal Hilton Head Wine Festival "Springfest" 2005Gold Medal Monterey Wine Competition 2005Produced from grapes grown in California’s coolest climates, from as far north as the Carneros to the Arroyo Seco appellation in Monterey, this 2003 ZD Chardonnay . . .
2003 ZD Wines Reserve Chardonnay, Napa Valley
-- This 100% Chardonnay is a blend from two of our top Napa Valley vineyards. The majority of the grapes came from ZD’s dry farmed, organically certified deLeuze Family Vineyard in the heart of the Carneros appellation. The vineyards are in the coolest part . . .
2004 ZD Wines Chardonnay
-- Gold Medal - International Eastern Wine Competition 2006Gold Medal - Taster's Guild International Wine Competition 2006An important component of this wine is our 2004 Carneros Estate Chardonnay which was hand harvested and night harvested for the first . . .
2004 ZD Wines Reserve Chardonnay, Napa Valley
-- Gold Medal - Taster's Guild International Wine Competition 2006This 100% Napa Valley Chardonnay is a blend from two of our favorite vineyards located in the coolest part of the Napa Valley, one of which is the dry farmed, organically certified deLeuze . . .
2005 ZD Wines Chardonnay
-- Gold Medal - San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition 2007Gold Medal - International Eastern Wine Competition 2007Gold Medal - Taster's Guild International Wine Judging 2007ZD’s 2005 Chardonnay shines with traditional “ZD Style”. Our pursuit of richness . . .
2005 ZD Wines Reserve Chardonnay, Napa Valley
-- Best of Class Gold Medal - Pacific Rim International Wine Competition 2007Gold Medal - Taster's Guild International Wine Competition 2007Gold Medal - International Eastern Wine Competition 2007Highly Recommended - California Grapevine 2007This 100% Napa . . .
2006 ZD Wines Chardonnay
-- Gold Medal - San Francisco Chronicle Wine CompetitionGold Medal- West Coast Wine Competition4 Stars- Restaurant Wine, Issue #12492 points - Conoisseurs' Guide to California WineZD’s 2006 Chardonnay delivers traditional “ZD Style”. Our pursuit of richness . . .
2007 ZD Wines Chardonnay, California
-- 2007 was an exceptional vintage for Chardonnay. A long, cool growing season allowed for extended hang times with an excellent balance of flavors and natural acidity. The fruit was harvested at optimal maturity from several vineyards in California's coolest . . .
2007 ZD Wines Reserve Chardonnay, Napa Valley
-- The 2007 Napa Valley growing season gave us near perfect conditions for Chardonnay. A warmer than normal spring got things off to an early start, and lower than normal winter precipitation kept things pretty dry and canopies well managed. Cool, foggy . . .
2008 ZD Wines Chardonnay, California
-- The harvest of 2008 marked our 40th crush and we are celebrating that milestone with an anniversary label. Over the years, this California Chardonnay has evolved to be recognized as a hallmark of ZD Wines. We have created a unique character by blending . . .
2009 ZD Wines Chardonnay, California
-- “The vineyards for our traditional California Chardonnay represent the best that California has to offer. In addition to ZD's organically farmed Carneros Estate Vineyard, ZD has created a unique character by blending the distinct attributes of the cool . . .