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Quails' Gate Estate Winery Chardonnay 2012

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There are 7 user submitted reviews for this wine.

Jennifer Macdonald rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Fresh bright lemon and apple, hints of oak, vanilla and butter, all subtle but present. Smooth and buttery with a longer finish. Full body and medium acidity. Really nice.
Great roasted chicken wine.
Matt Steeves, Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Crisp golden apple, with honey dew melon, and floral blossoms this is a fantastic Okanagan Chardonnay. Pair with seared fish, or seafood, with a light buttery sauce or fruit compote. Tasted November 2014. 89 points. Matt Steeves - www.nataliemaclean.com
Martha Kelly AIWS, CS rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

This full-bodied refreshing Chardonnay has ripe flavours of apple and lemon with vanilla, and buttery richness. The delicate oak character adds complexity without overwhelming.
This wine has long length on the warming finish.
Pair with cream soups and fish.
Drink now or cellar until 2017.
Date tasted: November 2014.
Tom Vigeant reviewed this wine as follows:

Apple, pear dominate on the nose, some citrus and minerality as well. Medium bodied, dry and fruit forward, well balanced acidity.
Astrid Young Sommelier ISG CAPS rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Roasted chestnut on the nose, with a hint of smokiness and wood shavings. good concentration on the mid-palate and shows a savory side with a note of sage. Heres a great wine for roast turkey with stuffing, the acidity is plenty enough to match with all kinds of complex flavours.
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.




Natalie's Review

Quails' Gate Estate Winery Chardonnay 2012, Okanagan Valley, Bc V.Q.A., Canada: Natalie's tasting note, score, food pairings and recipes for this wine Drink: 2013-2018. 377770 14% D 750 mL  $20.95 Score: Natalie's tasting note, score, food pairings and recipes for this wine. November 15, 2014 Charming Grilled Chicken Wine  Full Review

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