Catena Zapata Chardonnay White Bones 2012 | Wiki & Review | Everipedia

White Bones Chardonnay comes from select rows within Block 1 of the Adrianna Vineyard. The wine is fermented and aged in French oak barrels with about two-thirds undergoing malolactic fermentation. The name refers to the soil underneath these rows, which is layered with calcareous deposits and limestone as well as fossilized bones the remnants of a river that used to pass through the region. [+]