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Girard Chardonnay 2012 Wine Review

Girard Chardonnay 2012

Girard Chardonnay 2012

Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, California, United States

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $26.95

Drink: 2013-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.9%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Girard

Agent: Churchill Cellars Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 87/100

Butterscotch and caramel on the nose, but not as full-bodied as expected on the palate -- more medium-bodied. Finished with toffee from oak aging.

Chardonnay food pairings: spinach and pepper jack stuffed chicken, scallops with a sesame ginger dressing, toasted ravioli served with Alfredo sauce.

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This Girard Chardonnay 2012 was reviewed on February 7, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Heather Wall - CS; WSET Advanced rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

A very nice medium-bodied California Chardonnay from the Russian River Valley region of Sonoma. Intense caramel apple, butterscotch, buttered popcorn, herbs, vegetal. Rich and creamy texture with balanced acidity. The length is long with a delicious toffee finish. I would enjoy this as dessert with cheeses. Pairing could also include: roasted and stuffed turkey, chicken Kiev
Tasted: February 2015
This cool climate Californian Chardonnay is produced by winemaker Glenn Hugo who became a winemaker in 2003. Good acidity in Russian River Valley Chardonnay. - Community Wine Reviews

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