2016 Domaine Drouhin Oregon Chardonnay Arthur
Chardonnay - 375ML
2016 Domaine Drouhin Oregon Chardonnay Arthur
  • DC 91
  • WE 90

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DC 91
Decanter, January 2020
Named after Véronique's son Arthur and grown in the deep, volcanic Jory soils of the Dundee Hills. Slight smoky aromas envelope hazelnut and ripe stone fruit while a scented, floral overtone sets an unusual accent. The...   Named after Véronique's son Arthur and grown in the deep, volcanic Jory soils of the Dundee Hills. Slight smoky aromas envelope hazelnut and ripe stone fruit while a scented, floral overtone sets an unusual accent. The palate shows richness and freshness in equal measure and the restrained use of oak (about 10% new) allows the generous fruit to shine. There is warmth but the freshness, preserved by partial fermentation in stainless steel, gives the richness good definition.  
WE 90
Wine Enthusiast, August 2018
Quite distinct from the winery's similarly priced RoseRock Chardonnay, this is more precise and firm, with crisp apple and spice flavors. Oak aging has lent a rather dominant bourbon barrel scent, which comes across on...   Quite distinct from the winery's similarly priced RoseRock Chardonnay, this is more precise and firm, with crisp apple and spice flavors. Oak aging has lent a rather dominant bourbon barrel scent, which comes across on the palate as liquorous. It finishes on a gentle, buttery note. PAUL GREGUTT  
Category Description
Color & Type White
Varietal Chardonnay
Country USA
Region Oregon
Sub-region Willamette Valley
Appellation North Willamette Valley
Sub-appellation Dundee Hills
Vintage 2016
Size 375ML
Percent alcohol 14.1%
Closure Cork