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Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Oldfield Series 2Bench White Chardonnay Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2009 Wine Review

Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Oldfield Series 2Bench White Chardonnay Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2009

Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Oldfield Series 2Bench White Chardonnay Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2009

V.Q.A., Okanagan Valley, Canada

Community Score: 87/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $22.99

Drink: 2010-2013

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.3%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Tinhorn Creek Vineyards

Agent: Trialto Wine Group Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 87/100

A refreshing white with aromas of white grapefruit and melon. Great aperitif or companion to many dishes, from seafood to chicken.

Chardonnay Sauvignon Blanc Blend food pairings: halibut, crab cakes, grilled chicken, sushi, cheese fondue.

This was reviewed July 20, 2010 by

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The 2009 Oldfields Series 2Bench White is a blend of 44% Chardonnay, 26% Sauvignon Blanc,
17% Semillon, 12% Viognier, and 1% Muscat. It is designed to be a complex, age-worthy
screwtop wine. The Sauvignon Blanc was fermented in a stainless steel tank by itself while cofermentation
occurred with the other varietals. The Semillon and Viognier were co-fermented
together in stainless steel as were the Chardonnay and Muscat. The wines were blended
together prior to bottling in March 2010.

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