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Jackson-Triggs Proprietors' Grand Reserve Chardonnay 2012 Wine Review

Jackson-Triggs Proprietors' Grand Reserve Chardonnay 2012

Jackson-Triggs Proprietors' Grand Reserve Chardonnay 2012

Niagara Peninsula, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2014-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Jackson-Triggs

Agent: Arterra Wines Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Solid Niagara Chardonnay for the price point with surprising acidity mid-palate. Toasty oak and green apple brightness. Try with roast chicken.

Chardonnay food pairings: grilled chicken, barbecued pork.

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This Jackson-Triggs Proprietors' Grand Reserve Chardonnay 2012 was reviewed on July 19, 2014 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Christian Marcoux rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Jackson-Triggs Winery, located in the Niagara wine region, produces a delicious Chardonnay that shows aromas of mango, banana, citrus blossom, butter, burnt caramel and vanilla. The 2018 exposes a full body, with light and enjoyable acidity. The finish is coating, making this Chardonnay a great sipper. Palate: cooked pineapple, apricot, yellow apple, citrus blossom, butter, caramel and vanilla. Enjoy!
Paula Bernardino rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Discovered this beautiful Canadian Chardonnay on a VIA Rail train from Toronto to Montreal. Light vanilla aroma and apple flavour. Paired it with stuffed ricotta and Portobello pasta.
One of Ontario largest wine producers, this Chardonnay is pleasant for the price. - Community Wine Reviews

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