2011 Black Cordon Black Cordon Chardonnay Ritchie Vineyard

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  • Chardonnay
  • 750ML
  • CG 91

Reviews for 2011 Black Cordon Black Cordon Chardonnay Ritchie Vineyard

CG 91
Connoisseurs' Guide - Connoisseur's Guide, January 2014
Here is a wine that works exceptionally well within the constraints imposed by a cool vintage and finds a fine sense of richness without trying to be bigger than its trim fruit allows. It fixes on green apples with... Here is a wine that works exceptionally well within the constraints imposed by a cool vintage and finds a fine sense of richness without trying to be bigger than its trim fruit allows. It fixes on green apples with sympathetic accents of toasted brioche, dried brush, stones and a faint touch of lees just off to the side, and, if never powerful, it is nicely mannered, and very well-balanced with the kind of structure and freshness to make aging a sure thing.