Sterling Vintner's Collection Chardonnay 2010, Central Coast, California
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Medium gold in colour a medium intense nose.
Positives: A well made inexpensive Chard from California, a goal that I try to search out because I do favour their well made Chards. This wine features light toasted oak, lemon zest, juicy apple, cinnamon, pineapple, peach, lemon custard, guava, apricot & limestone. Medium bodily with good acidity & length.
Negatives: Slightly sour on the taste.
Interesting Point: Use the larger Chard glass & look for LCBO to have specials on this wine throughout the year.
Drink now on its own or pair it with garlic buttered escargot.
Tasted: 19 Sept 12
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 9.5/10, Total: 18/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4
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