2017 Foxen Vineyard Chardonnay Block UU Bien Nacido Vineyard
Chardonnay - 750ML
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  • WA 90

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Reg: $34.94

$31.94

In Stock: 24+ btls
Ships Immediately

Pre-Arrival: 0 btls
ETA: Pending

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VN 93
Vinous, September 2019
Foxen's 2017 Chardonnay Bien Nacido Vineyard Block UU is creamy, supple and expressive, with striking depth and nuance. In 2017, the Block UU has an extra kick of texture that is hugely appealing. Lemon confit, orchard... Foxen's 2017 Chardonnay Bien Nacido Vineyard Block UU is creamy, supple and expressive, with striking depth and nuance. In 2017, the Block UU has an extra kick of texture that is hugely appealing. Lemon confit, orchard fruit and chamomile all grace this compelling and wonderfully inviting Chardonnay from Foxen. What a pretty wine this is. -- Antonio Galloni
WE 92
Wine Enthusiast, June 2019
A warm butter aroma meets with lemon spray, citrus pith, wet gravel and crushed limestone on the nose of this bottling from a coveted single block in a historic vineyard. There is lots of tension on the palate, where... A warm butter aroma meets with lemon spray, citrus pith, wet gravel and crushed limestone on the nose of this bottling from a coveted single block in a historic vineyard. There is lots of tension on the palate, where restrained flavors of lime peel and Asian pear make for a tasty experience.
WA 90
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, September 2019
The 2017 Chardonnay Bien Nacido Vineyard Block UU opens with notes of toast and a hint of gunflint, fleshing out on the nose to quince, baked yellow apple, peach and floral perfume with a touch of cream. Medium-bodied, it... The 2017 Chardonnay Bien Nacido Vineyard Block UU opens with notes of toast and a hint of gunflint, fleshing out on the nose to quince, baked yellow apple, peach and floral perfume with a touch of cream. Medium-bodied, it offers concentrated toasty fruits in the mouth and fresh acidity to lift the finish. - Erin Brooks

Wine

Color & Type White
Varietal Chardonnay
Country USA
Region California
Sub-region Central Coast
Vintage 2017
Percent alcohol 13.4%
Closure Cork

2017 Foxen Chardonnay Bien Nacido Vineyard Block UU is a killer Chardonnay from a highly respected producer and one of the most iconic vineyards in the region. Galloni has praised their lineup as “some of
the most expressive, singular wines being made in Santa Barbara County,” while Jeb Dunnuck says that he “continues to be blown away by this estate”. The 2017 Foxen Chardonnay Bien Nacido Vineyard Block UU is full of a lovely combination of citrus and orchard fruit enhanced by a mineral edge and a vibrant yet classy personality. This 92pt Chardonnay will be endlessly versatile so grab some now and enjoy!