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Oyster Bay Chardonnay 2015 Wine Review

Oyster Bay Chardonnay 2015

Oyster Bay Chardonnay 2015

Marlborough, New Zealand

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2015-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Oyster Bay

Agent: Delegat Canada Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Smoky and full-bodied New Zealand Chardonnay with luxurious richness on the palate. Golden apple wrapped in smoke. Pair with roasted chicken.

Chardonnay food pairings: roasted halibut or black cod, cheese tortellini, corn dishes, lobster in butter.

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This Oyster Bay Chardonnay 2015 was reviewed on January 26, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

From Marlborough, New Zealand, the 2015 vintage is just as delicious as the 2014. Citrus, vanilla and brioche on the nose with a rich palate revealing layers of lime, guava, passsionfruit, vanilla, buttery caramel, toast and a hint of smoke. Full-bodied, creamy and smooth, with tantalizing acidity and a long elegant finish. Currently on sale at the LCBO, so grab a couple of bottles soon!
Tasted July 2016
Dianne Sheridan - Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

With just a hint of oak, this wine is a crowd pleaser. A portion of the ferment is transferred to French oak and slow temperature controlled fermented for a few weeks. With not too much oak and balanced acidity, New Zealand produces more than just Sauvignon Blanc. This Chardonnay is very refreshing with flavours of melon, apple and lemon. It is lively and full bodied with a long, buttery citrus finish. Chill and drink now.

Enjoy on it's own, or pair with fish, Caesar salad, roasted chicken or shrimp .

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