Tasting a 2007 Macari Chardonnay from Mattituck, Long Island. Joseph Macari, Jr. is recognized as a pioneer in the movement towards organic and sustainable farming on Long Island.
~2007 Macari Estate Chardonnay: Stainless steel fermented, this wine is a perfect balance of fruit and acidity. It is clean & crisp, refreshing, yet satisfying with a long lingering minerally finish.
Macari Vineyards, located on the North Fork of Eastern Long Island in Mattituck, is owned and operated by the Macari Family. The business is led by owners Joseph Macari Sr. and his wife, Katherine, and Joseph Macari Jr., who is at the helm of the winery with his wife, Alexandra. Though Macari Vineyards was established in 1995, the Macari Family has owned the 500 acre waterfront estate for nearly 50 years.