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Chateau St Jean Robert Young Vineyard

Wine Details

Varietal

Chardonnay

Style

White

Wine Description

(2005 Vintage) Fresh aromas of lemon cream, Bartlett pear, vanilla and light tropical notes introduce the nose of this Chardonnay. A medium-bodied entry fills the mouth with notes of melon, lemon oil and cardamom ...

Expert Reviews
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  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2005 Vintage) Here is likeable, nicely balanced, medium-full-bodied Chardonnay that earns credit for up-front elements of ripe apples and rich oak on its side of the ledger. It draws up a bit at the finish but will certainly be a useful mate to shellfish in rich sauces.
  • Ken's Wine Guide
    (2005 Vintage) This light yellow wine opens with a forward apple like bouquet with hints of vanilla. On the palate, the wine is creamy, well balanced, rich, and has concentrated lemon and apple like flavors with s...
  • Wine Advocate
    (1996 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 120 on Dec-98
  • Wine Spectator
    (1996 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/15/99