Dominique Lafon Blanc Chardonnay 2016

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Dominique Lafon Blanc
Varietal: Chardonnay
Vintage: 2016
Country of Origin: France
Appellation: Bourgogne
Retail Price: $49.99

Tasting Notes: A stunning example of chardonnay! From the yogurt lees and chalky aromatics on the nose, laced with green apple, kumquat, key lime and Meyer lemon on the palate. This wine delivers a racing acidity that refreshes and ensures you want another sip.
Dominique Lafon Blanc Chardonnay 2016

ZD Chardonnay 2016

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ZD
Varietal: Chardonnay
Vintage: 2016
Country of Origin: California
Retail Price: $56.99

Tasting Notes: Aromas of pineapple, lime zest and pear mingle with hints of vanilla and orange blossoms. The palate is rich and full bodied with the exceptional balance between fruit, toasty oak, and lively acidity. The finish is amazingly long and lasting.
ZD Chardonnay 2016

Butternut Chardonnay 2017

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Butternut
Varietal: Chardonnay
Vintage: 2017
Country of Origin: California
Retail Price: $15.99

Tasting Notes: Apple, pear and buttercream on the nose lead to a creamy, buttery finish. The oak seems to be dialed back a touch this year and it really lets the fruit shine through.
Butternut Chardonnay 2017

Daou Chardonnay 2015

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Daou
Varietal: Chardonnay
Vintage: 2015
Country of Origin: California
Appellation: Paso Robles
Retail Price: $20.99

Tasting Notes: A beautifully balanced chardonnay from Paso Robles. It has a rich mouthfeel of butter and a hint of caramel with pops of tropical fruit and acidity. An amazing wine for dishes with butter as a theme. 
Daou Chardonnay 2015

Darioush Chardonnay

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Darioush
Varietal: Chardonnay
Country of Origin: California
Appellation: Napa Valley
Retail Price: $49.99

Tasting Notes: The mouthfeel and depth of flavor are the first things that make you pause after the first sip. You are then hit with rich butterscotch, a slight pop of apple and then a silky buttery finish. 
Darioush Chardonnay

King’s Pass Chardonnay Napa 2016

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King’s Pass
Varietal: Chardonnay
Vintage: 2016
Country of Origin: California
Appellation: Napa
Retail Price: $19

Tasting Notes: Aromas of ripe apple and stone fruits lead to flavors of pear and citrus with the oaky tones of vanilla. The fruit and oak flavors are elegantly finished by a soft mouth-watering acidity.
King’s Pass Chardonnay Napa 2016

White Oak Russian River Chardonnay 2015

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White Oak
Varietal: Chardonnay
Vintage: 2015
Country of Origin: California
Appellation: Russian River
Retail Price: $24

Tasting Notes: Outstanding! This delicious Russian River chardonnay offers aromas of baked bread, apples and vanilla. As soon as it hits the palate, flavors of lemon, green apples, pear and cream are evident. Wonderful depth with an oily texture, this beauty ends with enough acidity to stand up to the fruit and oak.
White Oak Russian River Chardonnay 2015

Hamilton Russell Vineyards Chardonnay 2016

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Hamilton Russell Vineyards
Varietal: Chardonnay
Vintage: 2016
Country of Origin: South Africa
Retail Price: $32.99

Tasting Notes: One of the most complete chardonnays you will experience. The delicacy of a beautiful Burgundy, yet the robust hints of northern California chardonnay. Your palate will be gently taken from one profile to the next, leaving you with a satisfying finish, making you want for more.
Hamilton Russell Vineyards Chardonnay 2016

Playtime Blonde Chardonnay 2015

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Playtime Blonde
Varietal: Chardonnay
Vintage: 2015
Country of Origin: California
Retail Price: $12

Tasting Notes: When looking for that perfect summertime white wine, this chardonnay fits the bill. Soft butter with hints of tropical fruit makes this a truly “playful” Chardonnay for all occasions involving summer.
Playtime Blonde Chardonnay 2015

Treana Chardonnay 2014

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Treana
Varietal: Chardonnay
Vintage: 2014
Country of Origin: California
Appellation: Central Coast
Retail Price: $26.99

Tasting Notes: Sourcing from some of the best AVAs in the Central Coast helps create this little blockbuster of a chardonnay. 60% stainless steel, complimented with a 40% definitive oak program results in a rich, full-bodied wine. Very balanced acidity, with classic notes of vanilla, caramel and cinnamon. Definitely a wine to pull out for the big weekend meals.
Treana Chardonnay 2014