Gallo Family Laguna Vineyard Chardonnay 2008, Russian River Valley, Sonoma County Bottle

Cost: $32.95
Grape Variety: Chardonnay
Category: Wine
Appellation: Vintages
Country: California, United States
Region: Russian River
Format: 750 mL bottle
Producer: E. & J. Gallo Winery
Alcohol: 14.0 %
Description: Gold in colour with medium+ intensity on the nose.

Positives: Slightly creamy with medium toasted oak, buttery, pineapple, mango, oranges, caramel, lemon, apple, limestone and butterscotch. Medium to full body, good acidity and long length.

Negatives: Slight sourness on the finish.

Drink now or over the next 2-3 years on its own or with lobster and drawn butter.

Tasted: 25 Feb 12

Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8/10, Total: 16.5/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4

LCBO#: 544981