White

2010 Clos Pepe Estate Chardonnay Barrel Fermented

Chardonnay

  • USA
  • California
  • Central Coast
  • Sta. Rita Hills
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Community Tasting Notes 4

  • bcg14 wrote: 87 points

    February 19, 2015 - Fruit flavors more muted than I expected. I usually love the BF bottling, but never have any left by year 4.

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  • Paul Lin wrote: 85 points

    February 16, 2015 - Splash decanted, then served about an hour later. Shows very light aromas of lemon, white flowers, and grapefruit skin. Fairly simple and straightforward on the palate. Decent acidity, but short finish. Drink up, as I don't see this getting any better.

  • Lee Fining wrote: 90 points

    February 22, 2012 - Light straw color. Musty melon aroma. Light, tart, fruit flavors.

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  • Report 36: Wines of Santa Barbara, 5/1/2013 (link)

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  • By Josh Raynolds
    November/December 2012, IWC Issue #165 (link)

    (Clos Pepe Estate Chardonnay BF (Barrel Fermented) Sta. Rita Hills) Subscribe to see review text.

  • By Antonio Galloni
    California's Central Coast: Better than Ever (Aug 2012) (link)

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  • By Richard Jennings
    4/2/2012 (link) 91 points

    (Clos Pepe Estate Chardonnay Barrel Fermented) Light yellow color; apple, baked apple nose; tart apple, baked apple palate with medium acidity; needs 2 years; medium-plus finish 91+ points

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2010
  • Type White
  • Producer Clos Pepe Estate
  • Varietal Chardonnay
  • Designation Barrel Fermented
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Central Coast
  • Appellation Sta. Rita Hills

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  • In Cellars 12 (19%)
  • Consumed 51 (81%)

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