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Hidden Bench Estate Chardonnay 2016 Wine Review

Hidden Bench Estate Chardonnay 2016

Hidden Bench Estate Chardonnay 2016

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

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $29.95

Drink: 2018-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Hidden Bench Estate

Agent: Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 91/100

From the Beamsville Bench in the Niagara Escarpment, the 2016 vintage of the Hidden Bench Estate sources Chardonnay grapes for this wine from those 100% organically grown on the estate and come from the Locust Lane, Felseck and Rosomel Vineyards. Savoury and mouth-watering with toasted almond slivers and green apple on the nose and palate. A full-bodied, balanced Niagara Chardonnay with rich layers of butterscotch and lime notes. Pair with roasted chicken.

Chardonnay food pairings: grilled seafood, pork tenderloin, lobster in butter sauce, ravioli in an Alfredo sauce.

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This Hidden Bench Estate Chardonnay 2016 was reviewed on January 6, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Pricing & Stock Information

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  • 12776
  • $28.01 
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Reviews and Ratings

The Chardonnay wine grapes for Hidden Bench Estate (2016) were organically grown on the estate and sourced from the Locust Lane, Felseck and Rosomel Vineyards in the Beamsville Bench, Niagara Escarpment. The wine is aged in 100% French oak - some new, second use and older and some also in concrete egg. The internationally acclaimed Hidden Bench is known for its artisanal, terroir-driven wines and this one does not disappoint. Ripe apple, pear, light herbs, vanilla and spice wrapped up in a stony acidity. Elegant and lean with great length. - Community Wine Reviews

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