Artesa Carneros Chardonnay 2016 Bottle - Argonaut Wine & Liquor

Artesa Carneros Chardonnay 2016 Bottle

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Artesa Carneros Chardonnay 2016 Bottle

SKU 19062

750ml Bottle

Our Los Carneros Chardonnay displays great fruit freshness, intensity and elegance. This wine's focus is primarily on aromatics, and our winemaking techniques are intended to retain the characteristic Carneros aromas of lemon-citrus and white blossom, while enhancing the minerality and bright, vibrant fruit flavors of citrus and stone fruits in the wine. Partial barrel and malolactic fermentation, combined with lees stirring, produces a wine with added layers of complexity, imparting hints of meyer lemon, nectarine and honeysuckle.
Category White Wine
Region California, Napa Valley, Carneros
Brand Artesa
Alcohol/vol 14.2%
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Wine SpectatorFruity and plush, with richly spiced white fruit flavors that offer creamy and buttery accents. Toasty notes show on the finish. Drink now through 2020. 13,000 cases made.

Kim Marcus, November 30, 2018
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Wine EnthusiastThis is a full-bodied white made in a bigger style, its flavors leaning into caramel apple, vanilla and sweet oak. It benefits from accents of gingersnap and nutmeg.

Virginie Boone, December 31, 2018
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Wine AdvocateThe 2016 Chardonnay reveals notes of fresh pears and honeydew melon with wafts of lemongrass and lightly browned toast. Medium-bodied with just enough uncomplicated, melon-inspired flavors, it has a refreshing finish.

Lisa Perrotti-Brown, October 29, 2018

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