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Maycas Del Limarí Reserva Especial Chardonnay 2015 Wine Review

Maycas Del Limarí Reserva Especial Chardonnay 2015

Maycas Del Limarí Reserva Especial Chardonnay 2015

Limarí Valley, Chile

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $18.95

Drink: 2016-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Maycas Del Limarí

Agent: Free House Ontario Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Full-bodied intensity and concentration on this delicious Chilean Chardonnay. Butterscotch, freshly baked bread and golden apple. Pair with roast chicken.

Chardonnay food pairings: grilled scallops, hand-peeled, fresh steamed shrimp sandwiches, chicken Caesar.

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This Maycas Del Limarí Reserva Especial Chardonnay 2015 was reviewed on May 27, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

More Vintages: 2016  2010 

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Andrew Bernardo rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

There's loads acidity to balance the oak on this wine, with notes of green apple, green fig, unripe tropical fruit, persimmon and candied citrus. 91 points. (www.ottawawinejournal.com)
Wineboy rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Oaky Chardonnays are most often seen with softer acids, while this one is a nice contrast. While being oaky it offers a more crisp style around the apple fruit. Clean and fresh.
Stephen Andrews reviewed this wine as follows:

Tasted June 21st at wine club. This wine displayed some lemon citrus flavour, white peach, dried lemon, oyster shell, and a nice balance of oak. This wine placed middle of the road some liking it others not so much.
Reserva Especial (2015) is a single vineyard selection Chardonnay from the Limarí Valley. Maycas Del Limarí Chardonnay was brought up in alluvial-clay, calcareous soils and good drainage. The wine spend 11 months in French oak Burgundy barrels. Bright yellow in colour, the wine is citrus, with ripe golden apple, white stonefruit and a hint of hazelnut nuttiness from judicious oak treatment. Pair with smoked salmon eggs Benedict, or on its own. - Community Wine Reviews

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