Leaning Post The Fifty Chardonnay 2017, VQA Niagara Peninsula

Chardonnay Chardonnay
Ontario, Canada

$21.95 (578864)

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July 06, 2019

Critic Reviews (4)

Michael Godel
Michael Godel

"I love ’17 for earlier ripening grape varieties," says Ilya Senchuk, "because of acidity and concentration gained."...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Lovely, crunchy, fresh, reductive-flinty chardonnay here from Leaning Post's home vineyard and other Niagara...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A fresh, vibrant, nervy chardonnay with a slight austerity to its palate. Crunchy and mineral-driven showing very...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a rather shy young un-oaked chardonnay very much in a Chablis style if just a bit weightier. The aromas are...

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Community Reviews (1)

Jason Solanki
Jason Solanki

Reductive aromas of apple, pear, lime and a touch of vanilla. The medium-bodied palate is a touch hot, but offers nice aroma replays plus a nice flinty mineral character that also shows up texturally. Excellent finish length. Tasted June/2019.

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