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Upper Bench Chardonnaytext

Upper Bench Chardonnay 2011

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, CanadaHoney, peach, matchstick, buttered popcorn, vanilla oatmeal, baked apple, fennel, spicy aromas with a floral note. Full, round, dry, juicy creamy palate with baked apple, butter, pear, honey, lees, and nutty garlic flavours. Youthful with some finesse, needs 6-12 months in bottle to develop. Impressive beginning for this label.Tasted: 27 November 2012Tasted by: Anthony Gismondi and Stuart TobePrices:
BC$25.00750mlwinery direct, VQA stores, private liquor stores
Producer: Upper Bench WineryDistributors: Wolfe Jack Supply Company
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Grape: ChardonnayCSPC: 352955UPC: 00626990127864