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Stags' Leap Winery Chardonnay 2017 Wine Review

Stags' Leap Winery Chardonnay 2017

Stags' Leap Winery Chardonnay 2017

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:93/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $41.95

Drink: 2019-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.3%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Stags' Leap Winery

Agent: Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 92/100

Produced by winemaker, Christophe Paubert, an aromatic Californian Chardonnay with fresh, ripe stone-fruit, orange blossom florals, honeyed almond, vanilla and buttery flavours on the palate finishing with vibrant acidity for roast chicken.

Chardonnay food pairings: veal masala, veal and ham casserole, veal breast with herb stuffing.

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This Stags' Leap Winery Chardonnay 2017 was reviewed on September 13, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jenny Ratcliffe-Wright CWM rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

I loved the boldness of this Chardonnay. Unashamedly rich with oak that is present but lovely minerality at the same time to balance things out. Stags' Leap, in Napa, is not new to the wine business with their first vintage being in 1893. They've certainly learned a few things in that time because this is pure grapefruit and toasted almond joy in a glass and for me, a star performer. 8 months in barrel of which 25% was new. A great wine with a lingering finish
From Napa Valley, California Stags' Leap Winery Chardonnay 2017 is a vibrant and smoky, medium-bodied Chardonnay, floral nose with baked apple, poached pear, soft citrus, rich on the palate with a lingering sweet spice finish. Fantastic Chardonnay. Enjoy with roast Cornish game hens. - Community Wine Reviews

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