2010 Dutton-Goldfield Chardonnay Dutton Ranch Russian River Valley
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18 Ratings
2010 Dutton-Goldfield Chardonnay Dutton Ranch Russian River Valley

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2007 Vintage) Wine Spectator Review Rated 91 Well-structured, with rich layers of creamy fig, melon and apricot, gaining depth and complexity on the long finish. Drink now through 2011. Wine Tasting Notes In addition to the usual core of lime and tangerine fruit that the old vines always offer, rich pear and ripe apple come more to the fore. Aromas of pear, citrus and butterscotch promise the richness of this wine, and the overtones of gardenia and sandalwood foretell its complexity. In the mouth, the typical read more...Wine Spectator Review Rated 91 Well-structured, with rich layers of creamy fig, melon and apricot, gaining depth and complexity on the long finish. Drink now through 2011. Wine Tasting Notes In addition to the usual core of lime and tangerine fruit that the old vines always offer, rich pear and ripe apple come more to the fore. Aromas of pear, citrus and butterscotch promise the richness of this wine, and the overtones of gardenia and sandalwood foretell its complexity. In the mouth, the typical solid structure of Dutton Ranch Chardonnay carries the unctuous citrus and candied pear fruit. It is this balance of bright acidity, fresh fruit, and lushness that make Chardonnay from Dutton Ranch so special. Great as an aperitif, try it also with your favorite fowl dishes, or any grilled fish. (hide)

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  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on Jun-06
  • Burghound
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Burghound in Issue 23, Jul 01, 2006