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Calmel + J Joseph Villa Blanche Chardonnay 2016 Wine Review

Calmel + J Joseph Villa Blanche Chardonnay 2016

Calmel + J Joseph Villa Blanche Chardonnay 2016

Languedoc, France

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $13.95

Drink: 2017-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Calmel + J Joseph

Agent: United Stars Corporation

Natalie's Score: 90/100

It's little wonder that this wine won gold at the World Chardonnay Competition, yet it's so affordably priced. A terrific white wine from southern France that offers crisp minerality and refreshment, unusual for Chardonnay these days. Lots of lime-bright acidity for food, yet there's also an underlying richness and fullness to the wine that is mouth-filling and delicious! Very versatile with food, from fresh seafood to roast chicken or pork chops.

This Calmel + J Joseph Villa Blanche Chardonnay 2016 was reviewed on July 4, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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  • 680231
  • $17.34 
  • 2 bottles
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Reviews and Ratings

Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Crowd pleasing, accessibly priced, bursting with fragrant aromatics and lands so well on the palate. Oak influenced, integrating well. Dry, well balanced. Medium finish of russet apple, with a hint of vanilla and flint minerality. Pairs well with roast chicken and sipping well on its own. Tasted 2016 vintage in May 2018. 91 points #greatvalue #buybythecase

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