Alexander Valley Vineyards Chardonnay

Alexander Valley Vineyards Chardonnay

Chardonnay comes in a lot of different incarnations. It can be oaky or buttery. It can offer sweet tropical fruit flavors or crisp citrus notes. Alexander Valley Vineyards Winemaker Kevin Hall's goal is to produce a Chardonnay that maintains the crisp flavors of the fruit and so he uses a lighter...

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Arrowood Chardonnay 2011
Bearboat Chardonnay Russian River Valley

Bearboat Chardonnay Russian River Valley

BearBoat Chardonnay is made from 100% Chardonnay grapes from a single vineyard in the Russian River AVA. Russian River’s cool climate allows the grapes to retain acidity while slowly developing aromas and flavors. Fruit is harvested by hand in small containers with the philosophy that higher attention to detail yields higher...

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Bennett Family Vineyards Reserve Chardonnay 2013

Bennett Family Vineyards Reserve Chardonnay 2013

The slight green hue hints at the youthful nature of this complex chardonnay. Aromas ripe peaches and orange blossom are melded with sur lie barrel qualities of graham cracker crust and crème brulée. A luscious, mouthfilling wine is evident in the first taste and the persistent finish invites another sip.

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mb2661107$17.01
Benziger Chardonnay Carneros 2013

Benziger Chardonnay Carneros 2013

This wine is very fragrant in the nose, (peach, pear, pineapple, with light toastiness) supple and long on the palate, with a crisp, lingering finish. Enjoy with fried calamari, scallops with a curry sauce, crab cakes, filet of sole with almonds, corn chowder, macaroni and cheese, or turkey panini.

RWS15982$16.58
Cambria Chardonnay Katherine's Vineyard 2009

Cambria Chardonnay Katherine's Vineyard 2009

The 2006 Katherine’s Vineyard Chardonnay is bright with citrus, apple, peach, and vanilla aromas. Rich, mouth-filling flavors of grapefruit, citrus blossom, white peach, and sweet oak lead to a crisp finish with a lasting impression of spicy oak.displays ripe pink grapefruit, tangerine, and lemon-lime flavors complimented by a delicate oak-spice. In...

mb5280214$15.63
Chateau St Jean Chardonnay 2008

Chateau St Jean Chardonnay 2008

Classic winemaking techniques of barrel fermentation and sur lie aging are used for this Chardonnay. Clonal selection played an important role in the final blend, with both Clone 5 and Clone 15 being used. After complete malolactic fermentation, the wine spent 14 months in 100% French oak (53% new). The wine...

gz397214$7.99
Ferrari Carano Chardonnay 2009

Ferrari Carano Chardonnay 2009

Grapes came from their estate vineyards in two distinctly different growing regions in Sonoma County: Alexander Valley and Russian River Valley. A mild late spring and summer ensured a healthy canopy, which provided the perfect combination of sunlight and heat penetrating the grape clusters. These conditions allowed the grapes to reach...

rws14459$22.74
Francis Ford Coppola Directors Chardonnay 2008

Francis Ford Coppola Directors Chardonnay 2008

Director’s Chardonnay is sourced from vineyards throughout Sonoma County that represent a range of climates, soil profiles and clonal selections. This diversity yields a complex and intriguing wine and allows for nuances in blending. Their fruit is harvested in the early morning hours and whole-cluster pressed. A large percentage of the...

rws41913$18.82
Francis Ford Coppola Directors Cut Chardonnay Russian River Valley

Francis Ford Coppola Directors Cut Chardonnay Russian River Valley

Using Russian River fruit, they crush the grapes whole-cluster and ferment entirely in French oak barrels to produce a wine with a seductive, round texture and notes of sweet vanilla. Not only does this technique create a lavish character, it works to highlight the green apple, honeysuckle, and citrus flavors, which...

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Geyser Peak Chardonnay

Geyser Peak Chardonnay

This wine is a classic example of Geyser Peak’s intense, lively style of Cabernet Sauvignon. Uplifted fruit flavors of red and black cherry predominate in the aroma, but the underlying complexity hints at undertones of blackberry, dark chocolate and spice. In typical Geyser Peak style, the bright fruit is nicely supported...

rws24419$13.29
Hartford Court Chardonnay Four Hearts 2011

Hartford Court Chardonnay Four Hearts 2011

Complex aromas and flavors of white peach, citrus blossom, Asian pear and candied lemon give way to a rich and weighty mid-palate, followed by a very long, exotic spice infused finish.

mb5283274$38.23
Kenwood Chardonnay Sonoma 2013

Kenwood Chardonnay Sonoma 2013

Combing grapes from the cool climate regions of southern Sonoma Valley and the Russian River Valley, Kenwood’s 2007 Sonoma County Chardonnay nicely balances the classic fruit flavors of this varietal with subtle notes of French oak aging. Bright fruit aromas of green apples and Asian pears followed by notes of tropical...

rws16860$14.10
La Crema Chardonnay 2010

La Crema Chardonnay 2010

The 2007 release of our Sonoma Coast Chardonnay bursts with vivid citrus and fresh green apple aromas, laced with subtle notes of honeysuckle and clove. On the palate, flavors broaden into rich spiced apple and crisp lime zest, with vanilla and caramel tones adding richness and texture on the finish. - Melissa Stackhouse, La Crema Winemaker

mb5382004$13.32
Matanzas Creek Chardonnay 2013

Matanzas Creek Chardonnay 2013

On appearance, this Chardonnay is the color of golden straw. The first nose delivers notes of vanilla and lemon zest. After a swirl, the deeper notes of honey, pear and quince become evident. On the palate, delicate flavors of lemon crème, white peach and pear progress into honeysuckle and butterscotch. Ripe, soft and creamy smooth, this Chard has polished flavors of pineapple jam, vanilla, pears, apple butter, honey and cinnamon. — S.H. (8/1/2008)...

mb5282214$23.16
Rodney Strong Chardonnay 2010

Rodney Strong Chardonnay 2010

Rodney Strong barrel fermented a bit less than half of this wine, and aged that portion in barrel for 9 months, offering the wine a touch of brown spice and vanilla, while cold fermenting the other half to maximize a fresh fruit-forward character. Bright lemon and apple aromas mingle with hints...

rws12111$9.87
Rodney Strong Chardonnay Chalk Hill 2013

Rodney Strong Chardonnay Chalk Hill 2013

Founder, Rod Strong, planted chardonnay in their original Chalk Hill Vineyard in 1965, and later spearheaded the establishment of the Chalk Hill Viticultural Area in 1983. He recognized the region as distinct from the rest of Russian River Valley for its unique chalky white soils, which impart a subtle mineral character...

mb5681774$17.40
Simi Chardonnay 2010

Simi Chardonnay 2010

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Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay Les Pierres

Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay Les Pierres

WINEMAKER'S TASTING NOTES Les Pierres has some mystery and intrigue. It hints at rich, complex layers of depth but is not obvious and forward. Deeply aromatic and enticing, the wine exhibits aromas of orange blossoms, lime zest and minerals with subtle notes of sweet oak. Earthy, mineral highlights are pronounced in the mouth, complemented by citrus and green apple fruit, balanced by understated smoky notes. Elegant and delicate, the 1999 Les Pierres unfolds with more and more complexity, with a bright finish of berry sorbet and hints of caramel and crème brûlée. -Terry Ernest Adams

rws19225$34.11
Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay Sonoma Coast 2006

Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay Sonoma Coast 2006

Distinct aromas of ginger and lemon zest are joined by toasty coconut, melon and caramel alongside a mineral, flinty cedar chest oakiness overlaid by notes of honeysuckle. In the mouth, a well balanced wine with a solid acid backbone is rich, medium to heavy in weight with a broad yet still...

rws33427$21.58
Windsor Sonoma Chardonnay

Windsor Sonoma Chardonnay

With golden harvest hues, tropical fruit flavors and just the right touch of oak, this Chardonnay is creamy, yet clean, well-balanced and smooth.

MB1849024$17.40