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Valdivieso Reserva Chardonnay 2010 Wine Review

Valdivieso Reserva Chardonnay 2010

Valdivieso Reserva Chardonnay 2010

Leyda Valley, Casablanca Valley, Chile

Community Score: 4.4/5

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $14.95

Drink: 2011-2014

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Valdivieso

Agent: Carriage Trade Wines & Spirits

Product: 981621

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Natalie's Score: 88/100

Vintages Wine Panel: This Chardonnay is packed full of layered aromas and flavours with juicy pear, nectarine, banana and peach in particular showing through on both the nose and the palate. Vibrant and well-balanced, this will offer you an interesting and delicious counterpoint to chicken in cream-based sauces. My note: Nice balance with good mix of pear, green, butter and oak. Full-bodied but not heavy. Great price.

Chardonnay food pairings: chicken in cream-based sauces.

This was reviewed October 1, 2011 by

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Darlene Myers CAPS Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

I hadn't had a lot of Chilean Chardonnay's when I tried this one, but I really enjoyed it. Aromas of green apples and a vanilla notes and it had that smooth buttery creamy feel on the palate. A nice full bodied Chardonnay with French oak influence, but still that fresh fruit taste. This smooth wine will be a great compliment to chicken, especially a nice roast chicken.
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