Original
7 Ratings
Kistler Chardonnay

Wine Details

Varietal

Chardonnay

Style

White

Wine Description

(1999 Vintage) Slightly hazy appearance and bit more yellow than the McCrea. Richer, more perfumed aromas of orange blossom, nuts, spices and dried fruits. Concentrated, dense and suave, with lively balancing acidit...

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  • International Wine Cellar
    Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar in Issue 132, May/June 2007 ($60) Bright gold. Intense, sharply focused citrus and pear skin aromas are underscored by vivid minerality. Precise, elegant and expressive on the palate, with concentrated lemon and lime flavors and a delicate hint of smoky minerality. This fat-free wine has Chablis-like qualities, finishing with excellent lift and thrust.
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: (93-95) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 162 on Dec-05
  • Robert Parker
    Rating: 93-95 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 162