Another addition is yet another gem to Bibiana’s amazing portfolio. The meaning/story behind “Beyond The Threshold” – The realm of the gods is a forgotten dimension of the world we know. And the exploration of that dimension, either willingly or unwillingly, is the whole sense of the deed of the hero. This Chardonnay single bottling represents Bibiana’s commitment to the craft of exceptional white wines from California, after years of education in France and laser-focused training in making Chardonnay around the world. If you liked the 2019 vintage (there was no 2020), you’ll love the 2021 release, as it is any bit as good, if not better!
Bibiana’s Tasting Notes: “Delicate notes of white peach, key lime, and acacia transport the sense to the south-facing slopes of this high-elevation Sonoma Coast site. Each swirl in the glass allows this wine to gain weight and concentration, as more feminine floral notes transform into supple flavors of ripe pear and honeysuckle.”
FMW 98 Points: The 2021 Cattleya BTT Chardonnay shows an atypical Sonoma Coast vibrancy and minerality on first impact. This lush, full-bodied, but very elegant wine, offers up deep stone fruits, brioche, honeysuckle, and flowery notes from start to finish, all defined by gorgeous aromatics that jump out of the glass. This youngster is beautifully balanced, and incredibly well-textured, with an intense, long-lasting finish. This might be one, if not the best Bibiana has made today!
Jeb Dunnuck 97 Points: A light golden hue, the 2021 Chardonnay Beyond The Threshold is layered with honeyed citrus and delicate smoke and flush with floral perfume that expands in the glass. This has another gear on the palate, with more fresh acidity and notes of candied lime, green apple, and warming spices that last on the finish. It’s very attractive and will be great over the next 10 years”
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