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Thomas Bachelder Wismer Vineyard Chardonnay 2011 Wine Review

Thomas Bachelder Wismer Vineyard Chardonnay 2011

Thomas Bachelder Wismer Vineyard Chardonnay 2011

V.Q.A., Twenty Mile Bench, Ontario, Canada

Community Score:94/100

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $44.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.9%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Thomas Bachelder

Agent: Lifford Wine & Spirits

More Vintages: 2012 

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Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

Brilliant and bright golden cool climate Chardonnay. Declared 13.5% ABV. Tasting this wine was an elegant experience in balance, integration, terroir and excellence. The 2011 vintage from this small lot vineyard offers purity and finesse with every sip. Tasted after opening to breathe for an hour. Perfection in balance and integration. Blood orange, nectarine, blanched almond, vanilla on the nose and palate. A long finish with persistence of nectarine and almond. Medium plus body. Supple and smooth. Thomas Bachelder and his team have expressed the Twenty Mile Bench terroir with elegance and expertise in this bottle. Exceptionally smooth and tasty. Share this beautiful wine with a special occasion such as a festive turkey dinner, seasonal barbeque chicken, grilled prawn kebabs. Drinking easily on its own for those who enjoy a quality Chardonnay. Tasted April 2017. 94 points.

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