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Beringer Private Reserve Chardonnay 2012

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Monique Sosa rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

The complexity is remarkable! Fresh orchard fruit (apple, peach, pear) and some tropical (pineapple, melon) fruit, yet layers of baked apple unfolds, bringing some baking spices into the bouquet. Oak is present - via toasty butterscotch marshmallow notes - yet balanced with a nice minerality. The body has girth with such a creamy texture, yet the overall mouthfeel is refreshing. This Chard carries a nice medium to full bod with some well integrated acidity, right through to a long buttery, nutty, slightly honeyed and spicy (ginger) finish.
Heather Wall rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

A classic Chardonnay from a California staple. Medium lemon colour with medium+ aromas of apple, peach, tropical, toast, honey, oak, sweet spices. Palate is rich and creamy.The length is long with a warm butter finish. Full-bodied sunshine that cries for lobster with butter, more seafood, roast chicken, Butterball turkey!!
Enjoy over the next 3-5 years.
Tasted: November 8, 2014

Natalie's Review

Beringer Private Reserve Chardonnay 2012, Napa Valley, California, United States: Towering structure, full-bodied and rich. Green apple, white peach aromas and lots of toasty oak. Baking spices on a long finish. This is one of Napa Valley's most iconic and respected producers of Chardonnay, as well as other Californian classics. Drink: 2013-2018. 26682 14.70% XD 750 mL  $44.95 Score: 92/100. August 16, 2014 Top Rated White Wine. Remarkable Roast Chicken Wine  Full Review




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