Brewer-Clifton Chardonnay Santa Rita Hills Sta. Rita Hills Ashley's Vineyard 2011

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Marred by a bit of sulfur upon opening, which takes awhile to blow off, this reveals musky melon tones and notes of dried citrus peel with a spicy ... Read more

I have had this bottle in my cupboard for just over a year and can remember buying it when it was on a special offer at my local supermarket but I ... Read more

fruity,,dry with a hint of apples Read more

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Editorial Reviews for Brewer-Clifton Chardonnay Santa Rita Hills Sta. Rita Hills Ashley's Vineyard

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065211,275
4.50 5
Vintage: 2007 04/30/2010

Marred by a bit of sulfur upon opening, which takes awhile to blow off, this reveals musky melon tones and notes of dried citrus peel with a spicy white pepper undercurrent. On entry this is superbly vibrant with excellent cut and a wonderful crystalline clear quality to the citrus fruits on the palate. The acid is refreshing and cleansing and really drives the sweet fresh fruit across the palate and onto the backend, which reveals just a touch of wood spice. The finish is moderately long, with lovely lemony fruit. A really refreshing and bright bottle of Chardonnay. 92pts


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Snooth User: duncan 906
4252741,677
3.00 5
Vintage: 2007 03/04/2011

I have had this bottle in my cupboard for just over a year and can remember buying it when it was on a special offer at my local supermarket but I cannot now recall the price although I am sure it was not a lot.I had half of it a couple of days ago with my fish supper and the rest the following night with bread and cheese.I usually have port or a red wine with cheese but it seemed to work OK.The label says'notes of melon and vanilla' and I would not disagree.I thoght it of reasonable quality and value for money but a little bland.My problem is that I went to the London France Show back in January where I got to taste a small glass of Domaine Debray White Burgundy that was just exquisite and so much better than the Blossom Hill but to be fair it was a lot more expensive


Snooth User: blueman49
116279918
2.50 5
Vintage: 2007 11/26/2012

fruity,,dry with a hint of apples


Snooth User: wyno9
30732314
4.00 5
Vintage: 2007 11/22/2009

While I may not offer many flowery adjectives, I can say that I tasted at Melville and this Chard made the strongest impression by far. It has a wonderful fruitiness up front, with a delightfully crisp and smooth finish. Definitely better than the official 3.0 rating. And at its reasonable price it's a no-brainer!


Snooth User: benleo56
1550964
0.00 5
Vintage: 2007 04/02/2009

Way too austere to be consumed now. Read Parker review and was very excited to try it. I did and it lacked depth and a detailed or finessed structure. It was very tart, when first consumed almost fizzy. If it adds fruit on the palate and keeps it minerality it may become a good wine. I won't try it again for two years. It is not ready to drink now. For immediate consumption it doesn't hold a candle to an Aubert, Konsgaard, Kistler or the like.


Snooth User: 97mjr
339902,159
4.00 5
Vintage: 2001 03/04/2009

A touch of toast oak on the nose. Tropical fruit, citrus, good acidity. Really like this Chard.


External Reviews for Brewer-Clifton Chardonnay Santa Rita Hills Sta. Rita Hills Ashley's Vineyard

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Source: CityWineCellar.com
04/12/2011

Calling all dry wine lovers, being a lover of dry wine in partiular, this is the most plessurable to drink. Its dry with fruitfull flavours twist the taste buds on the tougue. Enjoy with fish or chick


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Source: CityWineCellar.com
10/15/2009

Calling all dry wine lovers, being a lover of dry wine in partiular, this is the most plessurable to drink. Its dry with fruitfull flavours twist the taste buds on the tougue. Enjoy with fish or chicken it complements both. By far the best on the shelf for under $10 a bottle, enjoy. If not enjoy while you wine and dine your friends promised to be a great hit!!! Let the crispiness of the wine touch the roof of your mouth, it almost pinches you with plessure. Like a stick snapping, explosions of this tastefull wine discovering ur tastebuds, and your taste buds doing the same. Smell the fruitfull aroma under your nose, its reminds your of the sunny state in which this lushious wine is made from. A nice summers evening with a sunset or a crisp dry winter. What more can I say try and see, you don’t know what you’ve been missing.


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Vintage: 2010 01/03/2013

The 2010 Chardonnay Sweeney Canyon is a rich, deep wine that stands apart from the rest of the Chardonnays in this lineup. Dried pears, apricots, dried flowers and spices flesh out in a rich, voluptuous Chardonnay. The aromas and flavors are a bit mo... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Chardonnay wine from California in USA. 2010 Brewer-Clifton Chardonnay Sweeney Canyon 750ml


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Vintage: 2009 05/15/2011

Bright yellow. The most high-pitched and mineral-driven of this year's chardonnays, displaying scents of chalk dust, lime zest, lemongrass and green apple, with a potent floral quality that gains strength with air. Strikingly concentrated and pure, ... Stephen Tanzer's IWC. A Chardonnay wine from California in USA. 2009 Brewer-Clifton Chardonnay Sweeney Canyon 750ml


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Vintage: 2009 07/08/2010

A Chardonnay wine from California in USA. 2009 Diatom Chardonnay Huber 750ml


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Vintage: 2008 02/16/2010

This gorgeous Santa Rita Hills Chardonnay shows a vivid lemon color and bursts from the glass with vibrant aromas of lemon-lime citrus, orange peel, flinty minerality and toasted brioche. The palate is lush with citrus fruit, highlighted by a zesty ... Chris Caughman. A Chardonnay wine from California in USA. 2008 Melville Chardonnay Estate Verna's 750ml


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Vintage: 2008 11/08/2009

The 2008 Chardonnay Babcock Vineyard possesses plenty of white citrus, orange blossom, honeyed grapefruit, spring flower, crushed rock, and white currant characteristics. Beautifully full with striking delineation, excellent precision and freshness, ... Robert Parker. A Chardonnay wine from California in USA. 2008 Diatom Chardonnay Babcock 750ml


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