The 2021 J. Lohr Riverstone Monterey Chardonnay is a delightful and approachable wine that showcases the best of Monterey County's cool-climate vineyards. This wine is made from a careful selection of grapes grown on the rolling hills of the Arroyo Seco AVA, which benefits from the cool Pacific breezes and the morning fog. On the nose, the J. Lohr Riverstone Monterey Chardonnay offers an enticing bouquet of tropical fruit, including pineapple and mango, with hints of lemon zest and vanilla. On the palate, it delivers a bright and refreshing texture that is perfectly balanced by a crisp acidity, showcasing flavors of ripe apple, pear, and a hint of oak. The 2021 J. Lohr Riverstone Monterey Chardonnay is fermented in small oak barrels, which adds complexity and depth to the wine, while preserving its fresh and vibrant character. This wine is a perfect representation of Monterey's unique terroir, with its bright and refreshing flavor profile that is perfect for warm summer days. Overall, the 2021 J. Lohr Riverstone Monterey Chardonnay is a versatile wine that pairs well with a wide range of dishes, including seafood, chicken, and creamy pastas. Its balanced and refreshing character makes it a perfect wine for any occasion, from a casual picnic to a fancy dinner party.