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2005 Kistler Chardonnay Kistler Vineyard
- Sonoma County
- Sonoma Valley
Community Tasting Notes 86
Dave77 wrote: (91 points)
July 24, 2016 - Beautifull aged chardonnay, buttery, full bodied, tropical fruit on the pallet.
Lacks a bit of fruit in the nose but I guess that's the age of this stuff.
Nice effort, rather hard to find in Belgium.
If you have any of this, drink up will not get beter
hsacks Likes this wine: (92 points)
October 20, 2015 - Similar to the last 2 bottles except no longer in peak drinking period. Still delicious but fruit is starting to fade.
M DU VIN Likes this wine: (92 points)
November 27, 2014 - A beautiful, aged California chardonnay. Drinking wonderfully, but it mistime to drink up.
mclanew Likes this wine: (95 points)
November 18, 2014 - This was the best bottle of this wine I have had of this in a while. A couple of the recent bottles were over the hill or had lost some of their verve but this one was like a stunning old corton Charlemagne. Great mineral definition with fruit flavors of tangerine, nectarines and flowers. Very fully bodied and long finish.
lebo Likes this wine: (93 points)
May 20, 2014 - See prior note from 2011
Pro Reviews 1
By Josh Raynolds
May/June 2008, IWC Issue #138 (link)
(Kistler Vineyards Chardonnay Kistler Estate Vineyard Sonoma Valley) Subscribe to see review text.
- Vintage 2005
- Type White
- Producer Kistler
- Varietal Chardonnay
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard Kistler Vineyard
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Sonoma County
- Appellation Sonoma Valley
- Pending Delivery 19 (1%)
- In Cellars 680 (38%)
- Consumed 1,101 (61%)
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