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Chateau Montelena Chardonnay 2015 Wine Review

Chateau Montelena Chardonnay 2015

Chateau Montelena Chardonnay 2015

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $79.95

Drink: 2018-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.7%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Chateau Montelena

Agent: Rogers & Company

Natalie's Score: 89/100

The 2015 Chardonnay from Chateau Montelena 2015 is a full-bodied, dry, nutty and toasty Chardonnay with smoky flavours from oak aging. This Californian Chardonnay was featured in the movie Bottle Shock. This Chardonnay from Napa is full-bodied. Montelena has managed to produce a pleasant, balanced Chardonnay. The 2015 Chardonnay is from a warmer vintage giving a richer Chardonnay. Enjoy now and for the next three years.

Chardonnay food pairings: seared scallops, grilled seafood, stuffed roast chicken.

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This Chateau Montelena Chardonnay 2015 was reviewed on November 9, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Chateau Montelena 2015 is a full-bodied, dry, nutty and toasty Chardonnay with smoky flavours from oak aging. Great acidity on the palate with creamy leesy and fresh apple flavours. This Napa Valley Californian Chardonnay was featured in the movie Bottle Shock. This was one of the wines that began converting popular prejudice about new world wines at the judgement in Paris. Mike Grgich, Montelena's winemaker at the time, went on to establish his own celebrated winery. The 2015 vintage was a warmer vintage and has resulted in a richer Chardonnay. - Community Wine Reviews

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