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Quails' Gate Estate Winery Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay 2016 Wine Review

Quails' Gate Estate Winery Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay 2016

Quails' Gate Estate Winery Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay 2016

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia BC V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:94/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $43.95

Drink: 2017-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Quails' Gate Estate Winery

Agent: Hobbs & Co. - Perigon

Natalie's Score: 94/100

Quails' Gate Stewart Family 2016 Chardonnay is rich and mouth-filling with ripe golden apple, baked goods, nutty almond, lemon pudding, vanilla and smoky, toasty flavours silky smoooth on the palate, finishing oh soooo long. This Chardonnay is dry, elegant with refreshing acidity and can handle rich seafood dishes like lobster Thermidor but could go equally well with roast chicken.

Chardonnay food pairings: roast chicken salad or poached salmon with a caper butter sauce, grilled cheese sandwiches.

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This Quails' Gate Estate Winery Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay 2016 was reviewed on November 11, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Wow! Beautiful. Medium-bodied, lightly-oaked, great complexity. Superb mouthwatering acidity. Stone fruit, ripe apple, blanched almond, hint of nutmeg. Paired well with bbq shrimp kebabs. Tasted 2016 Stewart Family Reserve in May 2018. 93 points. Fantastic

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