Region: Santa Rita Hills in Santa Barbara county, California.
Country: United States
Land: Rocky, calcareous limestone and clay
Barrel fermented, raised in stainless. Mersault-style, 30% new French barrique. This is a lovely elegant Santa Barbara County Chardonnay focused around a core of sappy acid and intense minerality.
Land of Saints wine company is a side project by Angela Osborne (A Tribute To Grace), her husband Jason and the owner of the winemaking facility they use, Manuel Cuevas (C2 Cellars). The three are using their various relationships to source single varietals from organically-farmed vineyards and then offer up the wines at affordable prices.