White

2010 Forman Chardonnay

Chardonnay

  • USA
  • California
  • Napa Valley
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Community Tasting Notes 11

  • pdadams66 Likes this wine: (91 points)

    October 4, 2015 - Tasting note as before. This really is an outstanding Chardonnay. At 5 years old it hits a perfect balance between fruit, age and austerity. Lemons, apples and a touch of something tropical. The long finish ends in hazelnuts and verbena. Drinking very well now.

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  • pdadams66 Likes this wine: (90 points)

    September 5, 2015 - Pale yellow center, pale yellow rim.
    Great nose of pears, ripe apples, a hint of something tropical but doesn't intrude, a touch of flint and lemons, a little yeast.
    Smooth with apples and pears, a little citrus, shows great restraint but delivers excellent fruit and balance, very good acidity and minerality, great length.
    As others have said, a very Burgundian chardonnay, excellent.

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  • bonedoc wrote: (92 points)

    January 10, 2015 - Very Burgundian, tasted almost like a Chablis. Complete departure from typical Cali chard

  • silton Likes this wine: (92 points)

    November 1, 2013 - Lovely stone and chalk with lime, melon, and tonic. From days ago. Hold. 92+

  • WineCPA Likes this wine: (90 points)

    August 28, 2013 - Citrus on the palate with a typical oakey finish. Butter and cream, but tart grapefruit does makes its way through on the finish. Very good, but don't feel it was quite worth the price paid.

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  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2012, IWC Issue #162 (link)

    (Forman Vineyard Chardonnay Napa Valley) Subscribe to see review text.

  • By Antonio Galloni
    New Releases from Napa Valley (Dec 2011) (link)

    (Forman Chardonnay Rutherford) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2010
  • Type White
  • Producer Forman
  • Varietal Chardonnay
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley
  • UPC Code 400002361176

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 12 (3%)
  • In Cellars 188 (53%)
  • Consumed 155 (44%)

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