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Date Printed: 8/29/2014
Cuvaison Chardonnay 2007
Cuvaison Chardonnay 2007
(search item no. 97340)
Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points
PRICE ON 8/29/2014: $19.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 87 points
2005 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points
2004 The Wine News rating: 90 points
2003 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
2002 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2001 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2000 Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points
1998 Wine Enthusiast rating: 88 points
1997 Wine Enthusiast rating: 93 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Color: Bright, light straw with crisp golden highlights

Aroma: Clove, allspice, vanilla, lime and acacia blossom

Taste: Melon, apricot, peach and a touch of tropical fruit.

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About Cuvaison Winery:

Established in 1969, Cuvaison produces Chardonnay and Pinot Noir grown exclusively on its estate vineyard in the heart of the world-renown region of Carneros in Napa Valley. Cooled by fog from the San Pablo Bay, the rolling hills of this certied sustainable estate has produced distinctive Chardonnay and Pinot Noir for over 30 years. Dedicated to a philosophy of producing vineyard-driven wines, Cuvaison employs block by block farming methods and a hand-crafted vineyard-to-bottle winemaking approach. e resulting wines are balanced and complex, showcasing the distinctive characteristics of this cool climate estate. Cuvaison is part of Cuvaison Estate Wines, the family-owned Napa Valley vintner which also farms Brandlin Vineyard, a Napa Valley estate on Mt. Veeder.