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Benziger Family Winery Chardonnay 2017 Wine Review

Benziger Family Winery Chardonnay 2017

Benziger Family Winery Chardonnay 2017

Sonoma County, California, United States

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2018-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Benziger Family Winery

Agent: Corby Spirit And Wine Limited

Natalie's Score: 91/100

A luscious, full-bodied Californian white wine made from the classic Chardonnay grape. The vines grow in the cool climate of Sonoma County. Aromas of vanilla spice, toffee, butterscotch, Granny Smith apples and peach. Pair with roast turkey or chicken.

Chardonnay food pairings: grilled calamari, roast chicken, buttered lobster rolls.

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This Benziger Family Winery Chardonnay 2017 was reviewed on August 11, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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  • 6 bottles
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Reviews and Ratings

Pam Hatton rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Pale gold with buttery nose of apple crisp, caramel, pear and a bit of oak. Creamy and crisp at the same time with flavours of green apple, citrus and a touch of oak. A dry long finish.
Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Nicely balanced and flavourful. Aromas of pear, creamy lemon, oak, vanilla and warm spice. Medium-full bodied, with medium acidity, lots of citrus on the palate, with notes of vanilla and a touch of oak on the finish. Enjoy with turkey or roasted chicken with herbs.
A classic Californian Chardonnay produced from a certified sustainable vineyard in Sonoma County. Benziger 2017 is creamy and crisp with green apple, ripe stone-fruit, lemon curd, toffee, vanilla and toasty oak spice flavours on the palate. Pair with roast turkey or chicken. - Community Wine Reviews

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