Jackson Triggs Proprietors' Grand Reserve Chardonnay 2011, VQA Niagara Peninsula

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Chardonnay Chardonnay
Ontario, Canada

$19.95 (593996)

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  • Cellar
  • 8787

Very inviting nose of buttered toast, coconut oil, orchard fruit, grilled pineapple, cantaloupe and a touch of vanilla. It’s got some oomph and plenty of flavour concentration, yet stays lively and fresh thanks to a brilliant streak of acidity. A fine oaked Chardonnay that’s approachable now and should last 5+ years. (VINTAGES panel, Nov. 2012)
87 pts
3
January 05, 2013

Critic Reviews (3)

Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Tasted blind at WWAC 2013: Light yellow-lime in colour, the 2011 Grand Reserve Chardonnay reveals very fruity (and...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a smooth, slightly sweet and bright chardonnay with a generous nose of apple crumble, vanillin, butter, wood...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Clean, ripe, generous oak influence; soft, caramel-tinged palate. Acids are bright and alcohol moderate. Decent...

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