| 2011 J. Lohr Chardonnay "Riverstone"|
Arroyo Seco, Monterey County, California
WB Rating: 86
Alcohol by volume: 13.5%
Price at time of purchase: $10.99 (Safeway)
Principal varietal(s): Chardonnay
Very nice Chardonnay for the price, which in half-case quantity is less than $10 a bottle at Safeway. Relatively lean, without the overt sweetness that detracts from many inexpensive Chards. This one has pleasant apricot and tropical fruits, a discrete level of spicy oak, and a nice acid balance. Finishes with a toasty caramel edge. An easy quaffer. - HK 2013-01-15
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