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Cakebread Cellars Chardonnay Napa Valley

Wine Details

Varietal

Chardonnay

Style

White

Wine Description

(1998 Vintage) The grapes for our Napa Valley Chardonnay always come from Napa Valley's best Chardonnay micro-climates: the southernmost section of the Valley, and the Carneros region, cool-climate areas famed for the world-class quality of their Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. The wine has a generous aroma of citrus, ripe pear, green apples, and a mineral component with a subtle hint of oak. In the background, those same characteristics are prominent in its flavors. This wine has good depth with an ideal balance of...

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  • Wine & Spirits
    (2001 Vintage)
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (1999 Vintage)
  • Wine Spectator
    (1999 Vintage)
  • Wine & Spirits
    (1999 Vintage)