Cost: $17.00 (On Sale until 8 Nov 2015: $14.00)
Grape: Chardonnay
Category: White Wine
Location LCBO General List
Country: United States
Region: St. Helena, Sonoma & Monterey County
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Raymond Vineyard & Cellar
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.

Macon style California Chard at a great price

Description: Gold in colour with a medium to medium+ intense nose. This wine features light oak, lots of apple (Granny & Spartan), peach, vanilla, nutmeg and clove. Medium+ body with, good acidity and a long length.

Negatives: None

Interesting Point: Boisset of Burgundy purchased Raymond vineyards in 2009 and began converting to biodynamic viniculture.

Drink now or in the next 4 years on its own or in the next year on its own or pair it with Shrimp Fettuccine in Cajun Alfredo Sauce.

Tasted: 18 Oct 2015

Best Buy

Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 9/10 (Sale Price: 9+/10) Total: 17.5+/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+

LCBO: 269753