Grape Variety: Chardonnay
Category: White Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Country: United States
Region: Russian Valley River
Format: 750 mL
Producer: White Oak Winery
Alcohol: 14.3% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Light gold in colour with a medium to medium+ intense nose.
This is quite an elegant and polished Chardonnay.
Positives: The wine features medium minus toasted oak, buttered popcorn, lemon, ginger, dill, peach, pineapple, clementine and nutmeg. Full body with good acidity and a long length.
Negatives: Slight heat coming from the 14.4% alcohol
Drink now or over the next 5 years on its own or pair it with steamed lobster and drawn butter.
Tasted: 7 Oct 2013
Score: 9/10, Value: 9/10 Total: 18/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4