Tawse Estate Chardonnay 2012, VQA Twenty Mile Bench

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Chardonnay Chardonnay
Ontario, Canada

$38.40 (344804)

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90 pts
7
November 26, 2016

Critic Reviews (6)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has a very fine, classic nose of poached pear, peat smoke, almond and wet stone, on a subtle bed of...

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Bill Zacharkiw
Bill Zacharkiw

Very pretty in its reticence, Not surprised that this is Tawse as it shows winemaker Paul Pender's penchant for...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A perennial top value within the Tawse range of chardonnays, the Estate Blend may be a little more giving and obvious...

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Rémy Charest
Rémy Charest

The nose is expressive, mineral, floral, fruity and ripe, with a hint of tropical fruit, even. The palate is well...

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DJ Kearney
DJ Kearney

Tasted blind in the 2016 Nationals, I loved the pretty chardonnay nose with Chablis-like references of chalky...

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National Wine Awards of Canada
National Wine Awards of Canada

Aggregate final score from judges at the 2016 National Wine Awards of Canada. Tasted blind June 2016.

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Community Reviews (1)

Jason Solanki
Jason Solanki

Leads off with earthy aromas, followed by delicate orchard fruit, vanilla, and apple nuances of medium-high intensity. It is medium-full bodied with oak-spiced, orchard fruit, vanilla flavours. Nicely integrated oak and well-balanced overall with gentle acids. Long finishing. Tasted Oct/2016.

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