truchard vineyards


Truchard Vineyards is a small family owned winery in Carneros region of Napa Valley. Proprietors Tony and Jo Ann Truchard have managed a successful vineyard and grown exceptional grapes for over 30 years. Through their hard work and devotion to this unique property, they helped pioneer grapegrowing in the Carneros. In 1989 the Truchards established a winery and began producing wines using only their estate-grown fruit. 

Named by Wine & Spirits Magazine as one of the Top 100 wineries of 2013

Website || Extended Portfolio [PDF]


 
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2016 chardonnay

+716096 · 12x750ml

100% Chardonnay. Aromas of pineapple, quince and jasmine; with hints of nutmeg, fig, and toasted oak. The mouth is clean and bright; filled with fresh flavors of green apple, pear, and Meyer lemon. Firm acidity provides a crisp finish of citrus, mineral, and spice.

STATUS: OPEN
CURRENT VINTAGE [PDF] | past vintages [pdf]

 
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2017 roussanne

+715000 · 12x750ml

100% Roussanne. Floral aromas of pineapple, honeysuckle, and lychee, with highlights of jasmine and vanilla. The mouth is crisp, with clean flavors of pear, honeydew melon, and fresh apricot. Bright acidity provides a lengthy finish of citrus, mineral, and spice .  

STATUS: OPEN
CURRENT VINTAGE [PDF] | past vintages [pdf]

 
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2016 syrah

+715002 · 12x750ml

100% Syrah. A rich nose of cassis, ripe cherry, and black plum; with a hint of vanilla, leather, and white pepper. The mouth is layered with jammy flavors of blackberry, boysenberry, and currants; followed by mineral and cracked black pepper. Mouth-filling tannins provide an opulent finish of fruit and spice. 1050 cases produced.

STATUS: OPEN
CURRENT VINTAGE [PDF] | PAST VINTAGES [PDF]

 

SCORING LEGEND

AG || Anthony Gismondi, CAN
BC || Bob Campbell, NZ
CG || Connoisseaurs' GCW
DC || Decanter Magazine
GP || Guia Penin, Spain
HH || Huon Hooke, AUS
JH || James Halliday, AUS
JS || James Suckling
JR || Jancis Robinson
JO || Jeremy Oliver, AUS
JP || John Platter, S. Africa
JSc || John Schreiner, CAN
MC || Michael Cooper, NZ
NMc || Natalie MacLean
NM || Neal Martin
RP || Parker/Wine Advocate
PP || Prince of Pinot
RJ || Ray Jordan, AUS
RR || Rhone Report
ST || Stephen Tanzer
TP || Tasting Panel
TI || Testing Institute
TA || Tim Atkin MW
VI || Vinous
W&S || Wine & Spirits
WA || Wine Access
AN || Wine Anorak
WE || Wine Enthusiast
WF || Wine Front, AUS
WR || Wine Review Online
WS || Wine Spectator
WT || Winestate Mag, AUS
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2015 cabernet sauvignon

+715003 · 12x750ml

88% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc, 1% Petit Verdot, 1% Malbec. Elegant aromas of raspberry, plum, and cassis; with a touch of cedar and vanilla. The mouth is layered with rich flavors of ripe cherries, red currants, and berry jam. Ripe tannins focus the palate and provide a lengthy finish of spice and red fruit. This wine is drinkable now but will reward careful cellaring for the next 10-15 years.

STATUS: OPEN
CURRENT VINTAGE [PDF] | PAST VINTAGES [PDF]

 
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2014 pinot noir

+715001 · 12x750ml

100% Pinot Noir. A beautiful nose of pomegranate, rhubarb, and wild strawberry highlighted with citrus blossom, tea, and earth. The mouth is silky with bright flavors of cranberry, ripe plum, and sweet vanilla. Firm acidity and delicate tannins focus the palate and provide a lingering finish of spice and red fruit. 7348 cases produced.

STATUS: OPEN
ws: 87
CURRENT VINTAGE [PDF] | PAST VINTAGES [PDF]