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Featherstone Winery Canadian Oak Chardonnay 2010 Wine Review

Featherstone Winery Canadian Oak Chardonnay 2010

Featherstone Winery Canadian Oak Chardonnay 2010

VQA, Featherstone Vineyard, Ontario, Canada

Community Score: 4.4/5

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $21.95

Product #: 149302

Drink: 2012-2017



 

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Featherstone Winery

Agent: Featherstone Winery

Natalie's Score: 87/100

A medium- to full-bodied chardonnay that's improving every year. I'm still trying to warm up to Canadian oak, but these folks are opening my mind with each successive vintage.

This was reviewed June 22, 2012 by

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This is our "feral" Chardonnay- fermented by wild, local indigenous yeast instead of being inoculated with a commercial strain of yeast. The grapes were hand-picked and sorted and then fermentation took place in oak barrels that are made from oak trees that grew along the Grand River in Brantford, ON. The result is a rich and buttery wine that is truly "local" in every sense of the word and represents the best of the region and the vintage.
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