Cost: $18.95 (Clearance: $15.95 with a further clearance $12.80)
Grape Variety: Chardonnay
Category: White Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Country: United States
Region: Santa Cruz Mountain
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Thomas Fogarty
Alcohol: 14.1% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Deep gold in colour with medium+ intense nose.
Taste is better than the nose
Positives: The taste is rich and creamy featuring medium+ toasted oak, buttered popcorn, apple crumble pie, pear & peach. Full body with good acidity and a fairly long length.
Negatives: Didn’t like the powerful wood resin/smoky peat nose.
Drink now on its own or pair it with Camembert.
Tasted: 5 August 2013
Score: 8+/10, Value: 8+/10 (Clearance price: 8.5/10) Total: 16.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3+