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Cave Spring Cellars Estate Bottled Chardonnay Musqué 2015

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Greg Hughes rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Very few wineries take the time to produce a hugh quality Chard Musque. This one was done reductively; blocking malolactic or oak influence... Though there may be some fine lees contact (which adds a slightly soft mouthfeel). It is pure and fruity, though not your typical Chardonnay primary fruit. Imagine tropical, zesty, in-your-face Chardonnay.
Pale lemon colour.
Aromas of dried banana chips, anjou pear, pineapple, white grapefruit and lemon meringue.
The flavours are soft, juicy, and unique. Not sure I have had a Chard Musque I enjoyed as much as this. It is drier than they often are.
Tasty wine for a shrimp salad, or maybe for crab cakes. Drink now!




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Cave Spring Cellars Estate Bottled Chardonnay Musqué 2015, Beamsville Bench, Niagara Escarpment, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada: This fresh white wine was vinified in stainless steel tanks with the unique Musqué clone of Chardonnay. Lovely and refreshing with lime lift acidity for shellfish. Green apple and grapefruit notes. Spicy finish. Perfect for medium curries and spices. Drink: 2017-2018. 246579 13.50% D 750 mL  $16.95 Score: 90/100. March 3, 2018 Best Value White Wine. Sensational Shellfish Wine  Full Review

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