WE 90 Pts - According to Wine Enthusiast - There are lots of buttered toast and popcorn flavors in this Chardonnay, but the underlying tropical fruits and pears are strong enough to stand up to them. It’s a decadent wine to drink with richly sauced shellfish dishes.
Tasting Notes - The 2012 Ferrari-Carano Chardonnay has superior lots of wine from our vineyards in Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River Valleys as well as Carneros. This full-bodied wine boasts aromas of apple, citrus, pear and marshmallow perfectly balanced by flavors of quince, peach, lemon and hazelnut with lingering, creamy toasted oak notes.
This versatile, full-bodied Chardonnay pairs perfectly with seafood, poultry, white meats and dishes with cream sauces. Try preparations that include citrus, butter, cream, cheese, bacon, nutmeg, thyme, basil or toasted nuts. 100% Chardonnay. 14.1% ABV. Rated 90+