Buehler Russian River Reserve Chardonnay 1998

Chardonnay from Russian River, California

$35.49 $31.94
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Item No. 8956
  • white wine
  • W&S92
  • WS89
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Winemaker's Notes

Stonefruit and jasmine come to mind in the first millisecond of assessing the aromas. The oak notes are of a more floral than roasty nature. In the mouth, the fruit flavors follow the aromas and are complemented by a hint of the signature Russian River lime quality. The impression in the mouth is full but not weighty, creamy in texture and seemless in the progression from sip to finish. The finish goes on and on and actually invites another sip.

Learn About Buehler Map ItMap It

John Buehler, Sr. and his son, John, began the renovation of the property that would become Buehler Vineyards in 1971. Located six miles east of St. Helena and nestled in the mountains above Conn Valley, Buehler Vineyards encompasses some 300 acres of Napa Valley hillside terrain. After a quarter of a century of growing grapes and over 20 years of winemaking from those vines, their focus remains on varietals that are best suited to this site: Cabernet Sauvignon and Zinfandel.

Learn About Russian River

The Russian River Valley is named as such due to its proximity to the Russian River, the river itself named for the Russian fur traders who came down from Alaska in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. The Russian River is agricultural land. While there is a focus on wine, beyond the vineyards are many small, family-owned farms cultivating everything from cattle to...

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Learn About Chardonnay

Chardonnay (shar-dawn-AY) White Wine's Queen Bee Like Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay can grow just about anywhere. It adapts well to different soils and different climates. While frequently paired with California, its native home lies in the vineyards of Burgundy, France. The only major white grape of the region, Chardonnay is at its best on the rolling...

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