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Quails' Gate Chardonnay 2012 Wine Review

Quails' Gate Chardonnay 2012

Quails' Gate Chardonnay 2012

Okanagan Valley, Bc V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score: 4.7/5

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $20.95

Drink: 2013-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml


Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Quails' Gate Estate Winery

Agent: Hobbs & Co. Wine Merchants

Product: 377770

Product: 377770

Natalie's Score: 92/100

A full-bodied and generous Chardonnay with layers of ripe peach and green apple flavour. Some attractive toasted almond on the finish of this BC classic white wine. The finish is scented with melon and vanilla smoke. Lovely!

Chardonnay food pairings: turkey burgers, crab cakes, chicken breast, lobster in butter sauce, cheese.

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This was reviewed September 27, 2014 by

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Paul Cebo rated this wine as 97/100
Darlene Myers CAPS Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

I loved this Chardonnay, it is beautifully balanced and all those tropical fruit aromas and flavors made me think of the sun. Crisp and smooth with a hint of oak aging that compliments the wine, and doesn't over-power the wine. If you're looking for a wine to go with that roast chicken you are cooking on Sunday, this is it! Can't wait to have this one again.
This family has been making wine and into horticulture since 1908 in BC's premium winemaking region of the Okanagan Valley. This estate was purchased in 1965 and sits on the shores of beautiful Lake Okanagan. One of Canada's benchmark producers of a variety of wine styles, not least this luscious, full-bodied Chardonnay. - Community Wine Reviews



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