Chardonnay

Description

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Tasting notes
2015 Cameron Hughes Lot 529
Santa Maria Valley

15
***

12/2018 Medium body with typical Chardonnay fruit. Very nice wine, some interesting / nuanced flavors. Nicely balanced, and excellent value.
2015 Cameron Hughes Lot 533
Limestone Cowboy
Santa Barbara

15
***

03/2018 Medium body with typical Chardonnay fruit. Very nice wine, some interesting / nuanced flavors. Nicely balanced, and excellent value.
2015 Louis Jadot Pouilly-Fuisse
France

20
***

03/2018 Medium body and fruit. This wine has great Chardonnay fruit, with a hint of complexity. Great to drink by itself, or serve with chicken and a cream sauce or shellfish. We had this with an Indian dinner, and it was great.
2014 Louis Jadot Pouilly-Fuisse
France

20
***

07/2016 Medium body and fruit. This wine has great Chardonnay fruit, with a hint of complexity. Great to drink by itself, or serve with chicken and a cream sauce or shellfish.
2010 Cameron Hughes Lot 367
Chablis - France

18
***

01/2014 Medium body and fruit. This wine is a typical French Chablis. Great with fish or shellfish in a cream sauce, also for sipping.
2010 Antica
Napa Valley

22
***

11/2013 Big body with nice fruit. This is an upscale Chardonnay from the Antinori family.
2010 Chateau Ste Michelle
Columbia Valley, WA

14
**

10/2013 Medium body and fruit. Another nicely balanced, reasonably priced wine - a bit heavier and less floral than the Cameron Hughes Chardonnays.
2009 Cameron Hughes Lot 242
Atlas Peak - Napa

13
***

03/2013 Light body and fruit. Tasted my last bottle - almost too light to serve with food. This has some subtle floral aromatics, and is nice for sipping.
2009 Cameron Hughes Lot 273
Arroyo Seco - Monterey

13
***

03/2012 Big body with typical Chardonnay fruit. Nicely balanced, and excellent value.
2007 La Crema Sonoma Coast

17
***

05/2011 Medium body and fruit. Nicely balanced.
2007 Kendall-Jackson Grand Reserve

13
***

03/2009 Medium body and fruit. A bit better balanced than the Meridian.
2007 Meridian
Santa Barbara

8
**

03/2009 Medium body and fruit. Good balance for a bargain priced wine.

 Wine Ratings: * Fair, ** Good to Very Good, *** Excellent

Last modified: December 14, 2018

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