Viña Casablanca El Bosque Chardonnay 2008, Casablanca Valley

Viña Casablanca El Bosque Chardonnay 2008, Casablanca Valley Bottle

Chardonnay Chardonnay
Chile

$14.95 (208389)

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January 22, 2011

Critic Reviews (2)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has a very ripe, complex spicy, dried apple and waxy nose with baked bread/oxidative notes. It's medium-full...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Simple, ripe orchard and tropical fruit, plus unpleasantly resinous wood notes dominate. 14.5% alcohol comes across...

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Community Reviews (1)

Ian  Hawley
Ian Hawley

I did not like this wine. It was overly alcoholic (14.5%), too acidic, and overly oaked (and I like an oaked chardonnay). Not even food could save it. Mind you, we finished the bottle but it took us three days. Why the seemingly incongruous number score? At $15, what can you ask or expect?

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