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Simi Chardonnay 2018 Wine Review

Simi Chardonnay 2018

Simi Chardonnay 2018

Sonoma County, California, United States

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 6

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2020-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Simi

Agent: Arterra Wines Canada Inc.

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This Simi Chardonnay 2018 was reviewed on June 6, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

If you a fan of California Chardonnay this one's for you - rich, lemony and fairly bold without being overpowering. Nice balance and a long finish. Pair with creamy pasta or turkey with all the trimmings. A substantial pour for the price. Tasted February 2020. www.thewineloverskitchen.com
Matt Steeves - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Simi sources their Chardonnay from vineyards throughout Sonoma County (Alexander Valley, Sonoma Valley, Russian River,Valley, Dry Creek, and Sonoma Coast), which results in a beautiful textbook California Chardonnay at a great price! Ripe and juicy, creamy and full bodied, the aromas and flavours showcase the warm California sun, with golden apple, grilled pineapple, vanilla bean, and butterscotch. Enjoy year round with roasted poultry, BBQ fare, fish tacos, and creamy pasta dishes. Tasted March 2020. 90 points. Matt Steeves - www.quercusvino.ca
Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Great balance and a nice price point. Aromas of golden apple, pineapple and pear with a hint of warm honey. Medium+ bodied on the palate with a creamy texture, bright citrus and tropical notes, and a hint of honey and vanilla on the finish. Enjoy with scallops or lobster dishes.
Linda Mertes WSET 2 rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

A medium-bodied Chardonnay from Sonoma County, north California. Ripe pear and tropical fruit aromas with medium acidity on the palate. The finish is oaky and smooth. Pair with roast poultry or chicken-based appetizers.
Simi 2018 Chardonnay is great value under $20. Full-bodied and delish with ripe melon, stone fruit, spicy and toasty flavours on the palate. Good acidity to handle roast chicken or Cornish game hens. - Community Wine Reviews

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