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Ironstone Vineyards Chardonnay 2014 Wine Review

Ironstone Vineyards Chardonnay 2014

Ironstone Vineyards Chardonnay 2014

Lodi, California, United States

Community Score:87/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2015-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Ironstone Vineyards

Agent: Lifford Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Classically made Californian Chardonnay with balance and finesse, but it also reveals lip-smacking delicious flavours of green apple and butterscotch. The winemaking Kautz family was first to plant Chardonnay grapes in Lodi and that experience with the varietal shows. There's a crisp, refreshing finish. Crack it open tonight. Finishes with fleshy ripe tropical fruit flavors and toast. Almost full-bodied, lots of oak and butter with some peach fruit. Pair with roast chicken.

Chardonnay food pairings: pasta, shellfish, chicken breast, barbecued pork.

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This Ironstone Vineyards Chardonnay 2014 was reviewed on July 9, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Luc Delorme rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

While not overpowering, the oak treatment of this lemon-coloured Chardonnay takes centre-stage, with aromas of butter toffee at the forefront of the primary citrus elements. Smooth and round, this medium-bodied wine sits between dry and extra dry, without much acidity left. The citrus aromas give way to green apple on the palate, with strong replays of toffee and caramel. The medium length finish quickly moves from citrus to lingering toffee. Quite good for the price.
This Californian from Ironstone is a consistent Chardonnay year after year. Pair with tuna steaks. The Ironstone Chardonnay is matured for 5 months in French oak barrels giving it a toasty finish. - Community Wine Reviews

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