Here at Ménage à Trois, we believe you can never be too rich, and neither can your wine. So we embarked on a mission to create the richest most indulgent Chardonnay to come out of the golden state a Chardonnay so decadent and luxurious that its bound to start a new gold rush in California. Though were tempted to lock it all up for ourselves, we believe in sharing the wealth, which is why we couldnt be more excited to introduce Ménage à Trois Gold, a wine that sets the new standard for Chardonnaythe gold standard.
The McManis Family Vineyards Chardonnay is light golden straw in color. Bright fruit aromas of Pear, Melon and Peach are accompanied by a bouquet of Vanilla, Hazelnut, and a hint of buttered popcorn. The wine is rich, creamy and full of sweet Pear, Banana and toasty oak flavors.
Aromas of Meyer Lemon, golden delicious apple, pine needles, Asian pear, lemon blossom, lemon verbena, fresh pear Palate: Meyer lemon, Granny Smith apple, fresh pear, mineral/river rock. No oak influence, with a crisp acidity that carries all the way through.
The Simple Life Chardonnay is very approachable with lifted aromas of ripe pear, Honeydew melon, Meyer lemon zest and fresh stone fruit. The attractive bouquet on the nose rings true on the palate where juicy, tropical fruit flavors work well with the soft vanilla custard and toasted almond notes. The wine is well-balanced with bright fruit, creamy texture and a crisp mineral finish lingering on the finish.
Veras Unoaked Chardonnay appeals with a straw yellow color and inviting aromas of white flowers, Honeycrisp apple and pear. Clean and refreshing, this wine has a medium body, incredible balanced acidity and fresh viscosity. Vibrant flavors of stone fruit and baked apple give way to a medium, long, lively, velvet and oily finish completing on a mineral note.
This Fog Dance Vineyard Chardonnay is among our small production, single vineyard wines and is named for the dance performed by the Pacific fog that drifts through the vineyards and back again to the sea each day. This wine reflects its cool Green Valley terroir, showing fresh fruit brightness and amazing transparency along with a refined, mineral-driven texture.
This Chardonnay is brought up in just 28% new French oak, it has a vibrant freshness and purity, with lots of salty minerality in its mango, orange blossom, caramelized citrus all soaring from the glass. Fresh, lively and pure, with remarkable purity and elegance, it's going to keep for a decade as well.
Beautiful delicate golden color with aromas of citrus, pear and stone fruit lined with floral notes and a hint of nutmeg and vanilla on the finish. A rich, round mouthfeel with perfectly balanced acidity and minerality followed by a refreshing finish. Ideal with cream sauces, seafood, and poultry dishes.
Lemon, citrus blossom, wet sand on the nose. Saline, white peach flavors. Precise and balanced textures. Light to medium-bodied, it has a wonderful core of spicy fruit and wicked minerality in the mouth, amplified by juicy freshness and a long, energetic, layered finish.