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2016 Au Bon Climat Chardonnay "Bien Nacido Historic Vineyards Collection"

Au Bon Climat 2016 Bien Nacido Historic Vineyards Collection Chardonnay

Winery: Au Bon Climat

Vintage: 2016

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Bien Nacido Historic Vineyards Collection"

Wine Category: Chardonnay

Grape blend: 100% Chardonnay

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Santa Maria Valley

State or country: CA

Price: $35

Cases produced: 250

KWG Score: 93.3 (based on 3 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (92)

Review date: June 19, 2019

Wine Review: This yellow colored Chardonnay from the Bien Nacido Vineyard is very good. It opens with a lemon custard bouquet with a hint of mustard seed. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, balanced and round. Like the nose, the flavor profile is a light lemon custard tart with hints of pineapple, butter, minerality and gentle oak. The finish is dry and its flavors linger nicely. This Chard would pair well with chicken francese. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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