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2016 Brewer-Clifton Chardonnay "Sta. Rita Hills"

Brewer-Clifton 2016 Sta. Rita Hills Chardonnay

Winery: Brewer-Clifton

Vintage: 2016

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Sta. Rita Hills"

Wine Category: Chardonnay

Grape blend: 100% Chardonnay

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Santa Rita Hills

State or country: CA

Price: $36

Cases produced: 4,135

KWG Score: 92.3 (based on 3 reviews)

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

Review date: June 28, 2018

Wine Review: This light yellow colored Chardonnay from Brewer-Clifton was the clear winner in our recent Blind Tasting. It opens with an appealing lemon and apple bouquet with a hint of banana. On the palate, this wine is medium to full bodied, luscious, very smooth and nicely balanced. The flavor profile is a delicious light lemon and almond blend with notes gentle minerality and a hint of oak. The finish is dry and its flavors linger for a while before fading away nicely. We would suggest pairing this gem with chicken francese or fettucine alfredo. Enjoy - KWGTP

Winemaker Notes: Aroma: Lemon, Kiwi, Orange Blossom & Sweet Basil Flavor: Jasmine, Lime, Ginger & Mineral Texture: Orange Zest & Fresh Sea Salt

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