This, only their second release for a Chardonnay
, confirms that Duckhorn and Renee Ary are on the right path.
Made by Gallo, it possesses a rich vanilla creaminess typical of many Californian chardonnays
aged in oak.
He said Chehalem produces about 20,000 to 25,000 cases of wine a year, of which about 7,000 are chardonnays
97) Scott Family Estate Arroyo Secco Chardonnay
There's nothing wrong with oak or with big, buttery chardonnays
While we are confident that our wines can compete with the best Chardonnays
in the world, I was really pleased to have taken all six top spots in this tasting.
Kendall-Jackson 2010 Grand Reserve Chardonnay
(Santa Barbara and Monterey Counties; $22) La Crema 2010 Chardonnay
(Sonoma Coast; $22)
The more restrained, longer-skirted Chardonnay
, from Burgundy for instance, was spared, largely because it's superior cut and its higher price put it beyond the mass fashion market.
I'll start with a 2010 unoaked chardonnay
from top Chilean producer Errazuriz.
In a way, Brewer's unoaked Chardonnays
are Expressionist studies in balance, where the conventional is contorted and exaggerated in a search for new expression.
Here's a grape that makes such an incredibly diverse range of wines it's hard to believe the Anything But Chardonnay
crowd could hate all of them.
lt; The cloudy green yield of our little chardonnay
harvest was soon flowing freely out the base, into every glass container we could lay our hands on someone even had to run to the cottage kitchen to collect every available flower vase.
Gather a few friends together to taste a variety of different Chardonnays
The national picture is mirrored in each of the regions so there are probably 10 Chardonnays
in the Midlands.
Like most Chardonnays
, it would suit other light meals, including chicken or salads.