| 1999 Beringer Chardonnay Private Reserve|
Napa Valley, California
WB Rating: 88
Alcohol by volume: 14.5%
Price at time of purchase: $25.00 (Costco)
Principal varietal(s): Chardonnay
According to the label, this wine was fermented in French Nevers oak and aged sur lie for 9 months. You certainly can't miss the oak in this wine since that is its dominant characteristic from start to finish. But still, impeccably made and balanced wine with a rich, almost oily mouth feel, and spicy butterscotch and almond flavors. - HK 2002-04-02
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