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Le Clos Jordanne Talon Ridge Vineyard Chardonnay 2009 Wine Review

Le Clos Jordanne Talon Ridge Vineyard Chardonnay 2009

Le Clos Jordanne Talon Ridge Vineyard Chardonnay 2009

V.Q.A., Vinemount Ridge, Niagara Peninsula, Ontario, Canada

Community Score: 95/100

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Price: $40.00

Drink: 2011-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Le Clos Jordanne

Agent: Constellation Brands Inc.

Natalie's Score: 95/100

Vintages Wine Panel: Another winner from Le Clos Jordanne's Talon Ridge Vineyard. This Chardonnay features aromas of pear, nectarine, coconut, mineral, gentle woodsmoke and a touch of butterscotch. Dry, fairly robust with a blast of freshness followed immediately by an elegant, round fruitiness. The oak is very well handled, giving dimension to the wine. Medium-full bodied with a lingering finish. Enjoy it tonight. It should also age gracefully over the next 5+ years. My note: I can’t help but close my eyes every time after I taste this wine, and often there’s also a purr… which is hard to translate into a tasting note, but soldier on, I must. Buttery, toast almond with white pear and pear. Endless layers and finish. Are you sure we’re not in Meursault, Toto?

Chardonnay food pairings: pork tenderloin, roast chicken dinner.

This Le Clos Jordanne Talon Ridge Vineyard Chardonnay 2009 was reviewed on October 1, 2011 by

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