Rochioli Chardonnay Estate 2016

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Rochioli Chardonnay Estate 2016
$59.99

SKU 02054

750ml

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'Quiet and assured, third generation winemaker Tom Rochioli continues to produce spectacular wines from the family’s 100 acres of vineyards in the heart of the Russian River Valley on both sides of Westside Road south of Healdsburg. The two most commonly encountered cuvées are the Russian River Estate Chardonnay and Russian River Estate Pinot Noir.' ROBERT M. PARKER JR.


Category White Wine
Varietal
Region California, Sonoma County, Russian River Valley
Brand Rochioli
Alcohol/vol 14.5%
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Wine EnthusiastRich and creamy, this is a standout wine from the great vineyard owner and producer. It shines in a wealth of golden honey and salty oak, a well-balanced sensibility streaked through in a memorable, ying-yang of lushness and crisp Gravenstein apple.

Virginie Boone, May 1, 2018
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Wine AdvocateThe 2014 Chardonnay Estate comes from both Wente and Hanzel clones of Chardonnay. It displays loads of caramelized citrus and orange blossom, a rich, full-bodied mouthfeel, great minerality and freshness, and a floral personality. This wine sees about one-third to 40% new oak and is bottled unfiltered.

Robert Parker, March 2016

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No Sulfites Added

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