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Chardonnay, 2016

Shipped and sold by Commisso Estate Winery

2016 Niagara Peninsula 750 mL, 12.7% ALC/VOL

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Critic's Rating90 pts


This Chardonnay is highly structured, and the older vines might have something to do with it. Plenty of quince and pear on the palate, with a slight orange character. A touch of residual sweetness on the palate makes the fruit come forward. Salad nicoise would be a great pairing for this wine.

VQA Niagara Lakeshore

Residual Sugar: 3.0 g/L

Awards & Ratings

Critic’s Rating:

90 pts

- Tony Aspler


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Tasting Notes

The 2016 vintage was a featured wine in our February Wine Club package, 2021.


Tasting notes written by Tony Aspler.


Geographical Indication: VQA Niagara Lakeshore
Residual Sugar: 3 g/L
Cases Produced: 400


Appearance: Golden straw in colour.
Nose: Toasty, spicy nose of Bosc pear with a floral top note.
Palate: Medium-bodied, richly extracted pear and apple flavours with tangy acidity. A note of tangerine and grilled nuts. Velvety mouth-feel.
Quality: Outstanding. 90 points. Drink now or through 2021.


Food Pairing: Fried blue cheese-stuffed olives, turkey pot pie, crème brûlée with berries, tomato soup with grilled cheese croutons, and linguine with pear and gorgonzola cheese.

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