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Calera Thirty-Fifth Anniversary Vintage Chardonnay 2010 Wine Review

Calera Thirty-Fifth Anniversary Vintage Chardonnay 2010

Calera Thirty-Fifth Anniversary Vintage Chardonnay 2010

Central Coast, California, United States

Community Score: 4.4/5

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2012-2014

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 14.4%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Calera

Agent: Vinexx

Product: 713313

Natalie's Score: 87/100

Lots of oak and toast on the nose and palate. Some green apple notes break through mid-palate. Full-bodied.

This was reviewed June 23, 2012 by

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Winemaker Josh Jensen has been at this for quite some time (the label says this is the 35th anniversary vintage) and no doubt has reliably outstanding sources for the grapes that don’t grow on his Mt. Harlan estate. How else to explain the remarkably (and consistently) high quality of Calera’s “Central Coast” chardonnay? This vintage has a little something for everyone, with a creamy palate, lovely aromas of lemon custard and ripe pear, and a long, lingering finish that begs another sip. Score: 90 Source: Robert Whitely, whitleyonwine.com
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