In the video above, we chat with two Gold Medal winners in The Great Canadian Wine Match: winemaker Sebastien Jacquey and wine lover Darlene Meyers, who rallied thousands of votes for Sebastien’s Le Clos Jordanne Grand Clos Chardonnay to be named Canada’s Best Wine with Chicken.
Sebastien joins me from his winery in Niagara, Ontario and Darlene from her home in Halifax, Nova Scotia:
– Darlene describes how her first taste of Le Clos Jordanne Le Grand Clos Chardonnay changed her from drinking red wines all the time
– Darlene and Sebastien talk about why this wine pairs well with chicken, and which dishes in particular
Le Clos Jordanne Le Grand Clos Chardonnay 2009
Le Clos Jordanne strikes again! A gorgeous chardonnay with rich layers f buttery, hazelnut goodness. Yet it’s also balanced, elegant and complex. Canada’s Chardonnay Master! Chardonnay food pairings: chicken, pan-seared scallops and asparagus wrapped in prosciutto. Drink: 2011-2018 34561 13 XD 750 ml. $65.00 Score: 94