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Reif Estate Winery Chardonnay 2016 Wine Review

Reif Estate Winery Chardonnay 2016

Reif Estate Winery Chardonnay 2016

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

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $15.00

Drink: 2017-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Reif Estate Winery

Agent: Reif Estate Winery

Natalie's Score: 88/100

A small portion of this vibrant Niagara Chardonnay was matured in oak barrels, the rest in stainless steel. Aromas of green apple, peach and pear. Pair with roast chicken or pasta.

This Reif Estate Winery Chardonnay 2016 was reviewed on April 13, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Beautiful full-bodied Niagara River Chardonnay. Well balanced, integrated alcohol, medium plus acidity. Food friendly and well structured. Granny Smith apple, nectarine, savoury. Paired amazingly with chimichurri grilled chicken and pesto potatoes. Tasted 2016 vintage In March 2018. 90 points. @BespokeTastings
Andrea Shapiro rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Pale gold colour with bright aromas of lemon curd, cantaloupe, yellow pears and delicate herbal leaves. Flavours feature melon, apple, and hints of graphite. Medium plus acidity, light body and finish. Pair with pan seared scallops and fish. 88 points. Tasted March 11th, 2018
Daniel O'Keefe rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Apple and pear with suggestions of peach, lemon, and vanilla. Dry and medium bodied. Great value Niagara Chardonnay well suited to roasted chicken and turkey.
Monique Sosa - Accredited Sommelier reviewed this wine as follows:

Yummy and crisp. So pleased with the fresh mandarin orange, nectarine and crisp apple notes. It’s light-bodied and easy drinking moderate acidity and lingering white grapefruit notes. I recommend! Tasted March 2018 by @sommsosa

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