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2011 Merry Edwards Chardonnay Olivet Lane Russian River Valley

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91 Points | International Wine Cellar , May/June 2014

Pale straw-yellow.  Aromas of apple, apricot, truffle and brown spices.  Spicy and lightly saline, showing good density to its flavors of apple and caramel oak.  The nicely glyceral middle offers a hint of sweetness.  Suggests the density that comes from slow ripening in this cooler year.  Finishes with lingering spice character and good grip.

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Chardonnay

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