Chalone Vineyard Estate Chardonnay 2005, Chalone Appellation, Monterey County, Estate Grown

Chardonnay Chardonnay
California, Usa

$25.25 (80226)

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90 pts
7
November 08, 2008

Critic Reviews (7)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

From a legendary estate on limestone soil high in the Gavilan Mountains, this serious chardonnay combines California...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A classy chardonnay here from Chalone, with good intensity on the nose and restrained, minerally character. The...

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John Stewart
John Stewart

A classy chardonnay here from Chalone, with good intensity on the nose and restrained, minerally character. The...

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Nancy Morgan
Nancy Morgan

A pear-ripe Chardonnay with green apples and buttery undertones. Full-bodied, rich and creamy. Pairwith:pan roasted...

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

Medium deep yellow colour. Complex, intense, cedary, spicy, ripe lemon-lime nose with some vanilla notes. Very dry,...

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Ted Able
Ted Able

Full-bodied, sweet fruit, lip-smacking acidity; well balanced with a toasty, nutty finish.

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Winecurrent
Winecurrent

Intense musky, smoky, oaky and vanilla aromas roll off the glass. This offers a very lovely and well-balanced...

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