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Far Niente Chardonnay 2017 Wine Review

Far Niente Chardonnay 2017

Far Niente Chardonnay 2017

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:93/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $99.95

Drink: 2019-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.2%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Far Niente

Agent: Noble Estates Wines & Spirits Inc.

Natalie's Score: 93/100

A limited-production Chardonnay with wine grapes sourced from volcanic and gravelly loam soils in the Coombsville AVA. Smoky with white florals and mineral notes aromas, lush, ripe and creamy tropical fruit, citrus and toasty oak flavours on the palate. So rich with terrific balance and poise. Nicole Marchesi is the winemaker for this Chardonnay from a cool-climate AVA moderated by fogs that roll in from the San Pablo Bay, and on average can be as much as ten degrees cooler than surrounding areas.

Chardonnay food pairings: steamed mussels, lemon-herbed chicken, pan-fried trout.

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This Far Niente Chardonnay 2017 was reviewed on May 6, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Far Niente 2017 Chardonnay is toasty with white florals and ripe apple aromas on the nose, luscious and mouth filling on the palate with ripe red apple, melon, guava, passionfruit, citrus and toasty oak spice on the palate. This is a limited edition Chardonnay with wine grapes sourced from the Coombsville AVA in California. Pair with lobster bisque. - Community Wine Reviews

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