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Cave Spring Estate Cave Spring Vineyard Chardonnay 2016 Wine Review

Cave Spring Estate Cave Spring Vineyard Chardonnay 2016

Cave Spring Estate Cave Spring Vineyard Chardonnay 2016

Beamsville Bench, Niagara Escarpment,Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $18.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Cave Spring Estate

Agent: Cave Spring Cellars Ltd.

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Masterfully made: great value too. A well-rounded, balanced Niagara Chardonnay: not heavy or wimpy, just right. Toasted almond and golden apple aromas. Nice mouth-feel. Pair with roast turkey or chicken. MINE: This Chardonnay from Beamsville Bench in the Niagara Escarpment wine region is well-structured and well made. Cave Spring Vineyard XXXX is great value as well under $20. Drink now and for the next three years. OTHER: Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review: This toasty Chardonnay that has aromas of pineapple, stone fruit and caramel. It is creamy on the palate, has crisp acidity with flavours of barbecued caramelised pineapple, lemon, and a touch of hazelnut at the finish. A nice full bodied Chardonnay! Tasted November 2017. OTHER: Andrea Shapiro rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review: Pale lemon colour with delicate notes of apple, lemon, pear and a touch of yellow plum. Flavours are vibrant with crisp apples, grapefruit, apple blossom and cilantro herbal touches. High acidity, light body and finish. Very delicately lightly oaked but its not really detectable other than some light nuttiness. Nuances of mixed nuts. Delicious! OTHER: : One of the shiniest of Ontario's shining Chardonnays, this a perennial superstar and not to be missed - especially at the price. Sourced from three parcels in the Cave Spring Vineyard from vines 32-38 years of age, it's rich and complex with impressively articulated apple, pear, apricot, vanilla, spice and a creamy, buttery finish. Long and elegant, this would be a fine option for grilled seafood or pork ribs. (Vintages panel, Sept. 2017). - Community Wine Reviews

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