1996 Far Niente Winery Estate Bottled Chardonnay Napa Valley
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138 Ratings
1996 Far Niente Winery Estate Bottled Chardonnay Napa Valley

Wine Description

(From «nv» Vintage)

Aromas of Meyer lemon, toasted nuts and fig are supported by the underlying sweetness of honeysuckle. The entry is honeyed with ripe citrus, light melon and well-integrated nuttiness and a touch of mineral. A rich, full midpalate with balanced acidity draws out into a long finish. 

Winemaker's Notes

Estate Bottled Chardonnay - 100% Chardonnay. Vintage creating wine with fruit and oak balanced to evolve with greater texture over time.

Shipping Information

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Estate Bottled Chardonnay - 100% Chardonnay. Vintage creating wine with fruit and oak balanced to evolve with greater texture over time.

Expert Reviews
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  • Ken's Wine Guide
    (From 2004 Vintage) Medium yellow, gold in color with tinges of green, this wine features a lovely bouquet of ripe apple, lemon, fig, flowers and faint hints of vanilla. Full-bodied and richly textured, the palate open...
  • Wine Buyer
    (From 2007 Vintage) Aromas of melon, guava and ripe fig are layered with toasty spices that resemble hazelnut and clove. Upon entry, this wine is round and creamy on the palate brings forth a tropical minerality that balances a spicy, toasty finish.