Villa Mt. Eden Grand Reserve Chardonnay 2008, Bien Nacido Vineyard, Santa Maria Valley

Chardonnay Chardonnay
California, Usa

$19.95 (393892)

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November 09, 2013

Critic Reviews (4)

Zoltan Szabo
Zoltan Szabo

Light golden with a green olive hue; pear, fresh - baked bread and a cornucopia of spicy - leesy - smoky and buttery...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has a lifted, generous if not very well integrated nose of wood smoke, spice, heated butter, lemon. Its quite...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Past vintages of this Santa Maria Valley Chardonnay have over delivered under the radar value so hopes were once...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Where did this come from? Should have been enjoyed some time ago in my view - it's all creamy caramel and burnt...

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Community Reviews (2)

Tony  G
Tony G

A little heavy on the oak, not as good as the 2007, Still tasty.

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Jason Chenier
Jason Chenier

Disappointing given some of the impressive Chardonnays they have released in previous years. Tasted November 2013.

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