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Quails' Gate Estate Winery Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay 2008 Wine Review

Quails' Gate Estate Winery Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay 2008

Quails' Gate Estate Winery Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay 2008

Okanagan Valley, BC, VQA, Canada

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $29.99

Drink: 2010-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Quails' Gate Estate Winery

Agent: Hobbs & Co.

Natalie's Score: 92/100

A heavy-hitter Chardonnay firing on all sensual cylinders! Loaded with generous butter, oak, pear and pear notes. This wine was made using full barrel fermentation in French oak and then aged another 10 months in oak. Bring it on!

Chardonnay food pairings: lightly smoked sablefish with potato brandade or veal chop with sunchoke puree.

This Quails' Gate Estate Winery Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay 2008 was reviewed on April 22, 2011 by Natalie MacLean

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With vines averaging 13-16 years old, their roots extend deep into the clay and gravel soil adding minerality and complexity to the wine. Made from 100% estate grown French clone Chardonnay in a typical cool-climate season showing excellent balance and acidity. This wine was hand crafted using full barrel fermentation in French oak (40% new, 60% 1 year old) for 11 months using Montrachet yeast strains.

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