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Hartford Court Russian River Chardonnay and Pinot Noir

Mar 7, 2019

 

Sonoma's Russian River Valley is home to some of the best chardonnays and pinot noirs in California.  Hartford Family Winery does it as well as anybody.  Click the link to purchase Cellar Notes recommendations at Kenilworth Wine & Spirits.

The Wines

Price key:  $=less than $20  $$= $20-40   $$$=$40-60  $$$$=above $60

Quality key:  * = decent wine   ** = very good wine   *** = superb wine   ****= elite

VALUE = exceptional quality for the money

Hartford Court Chardonnay, Russian River Valley '17  ***  $$

Elegant, crisp, lightly floral, with pear and apple flavors, great dinner wine

Hartford Court Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley '16  ***  $$$

Spectacular, well structured, complex with very long finish

Hartford Court Pinot Noir, "Land's Edge" '15  ***1/2  $$$

Stunning, extremely high quality, layers of flavors, balance and finesse