The Ministry pledges to work tirelessly, scrutinizing wine regions and vineyards, selecting only those which meet the Ministry’s rigorous demands for quality. This Chardonnay spends about 10 months in neutral oak. It opens with juicy aromas of white peach and golden apple layered with delicate orange blossoms. This wine is all fruit, with a luscious weight in the mouth that carries flavors of mandarin oranges, candied lemon rind, and honey. Thefinish lingers with clean, summery aromas of citrus blossom and fresh lemons.