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Cambria Chardonnay Bench Break Premier 2006

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Cambria Winery:
Santa Barbara County is a quiet sanctuary of golden hills and well-groomed vineyards located three hours north of the glitter and bustle of Los Angeles. This is the place we call home. For more than 20 years, we have produced estate grown Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Syrah from our benchland vineyard in the Santa Maria Valley AVA of Santa Barbara County. Welcome to Cambria.

Member Reviews for Cambria Chardonnay Bench Break Premier

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Snooth User: VegasOenophile
20275912,198
3.50 5
11/08/2009

- Tasted at Lee's Wine Experience 11/7/09


Snooth User: bantamchick
1760693
0.00 5
05/05/2009

Graceful oak balanced with sturdy acidity. Interesting exotic taste profile strong on Chinese herbs: Angelica root(most people would probably call it grapefruit, but it is not accurate),Cinnabar Root, mandarin orange peel. The pineapple is of the natal queen varietal, as opposed to the more common Cayenne. Hints of Mediterranean apricots. Buttery finish. A very unctuous Chard with a sliky mouth feel.


Snooth User: Rtrachsel
1913934
4.50 5
06/04/2009

Four and a half glasses


External Reviews for Cambria Chardonnay Bench Break Premier

External Review
Source: Morrell & Company
12/13/2008

"A ripe citrus nose, almost floral in nature-pineapple and stone fruit flavors marry with just a hint of apple pie spice. The finish is crisp and lingering with creamy vanilla notes."-Denise Shurtleff, Winemaker


External Review
Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
08/31/2012

This is a big, fat, unctuous Chardonnay marked by exceptional ripeness and smoky oak. Yet it never loses sight of balance. Itrsquo;s powerful in candied or pie-filling pineapple jam, Mandarin orange zest, apricot brucirc;leacute;e and vanilla custard flavors that are completely dry and accented with crisp acidity. This is an amazing price for a wine of this quality. Sommeliers, buy this beauty by the case.


External Review
Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
08/31/2012

Green-tinged yellow. Poached pear, apple and melon aromas are given depth by smoky lees. Pleasantly bitter flavors of ripe orchard fruits and toasted grain pick up a sweet note with air. A plump, inviting style of chardonnay that finishes with lingering spiciness.


External Review
01/17/2009

Wine Tasting NotesA tribute to Cambria's consistent style and character, Katherine's Chardonnay is a lush, well-rounded wine revealing vibrant tropical flavors folded over hints of vanilla and pear. The finish is enduring, made memorable by notes of vanilla and oak spice.


External Review
04/30/2010

Cambria Chardonnay Katherine's Vineyard 2006 and all other premium wine from Cambria available at discounted prices at CheaperCigars.com. We also carry many other premium wine lables from USA and all over the world.



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