Chardonnay Santa Barbara County 2005
Notes on the Au Bon Climat Nuits Blanch Chardonnay 25th Anniversary Santa Barbara County 2005 : WINEMAKER NOTES: For his XXVth Anniversary, Jim has again has made a wine worthy of celebration a chardonnay that is youthful, powerful, multi-dimensional yet one that possesses the structured to gain complexity through bottle development. Fully ripened grapes (but not overly so), 100% new oak (not 200%), 20 months in barrel, unfiltered you get the picture.AU BON CLIMAT NUITS BLANCH CHARDONNAY 25TH ANNIVERSARY SANTA BARBARA COUNTY 2005
A punch in the face of a Chardonnay! The nose is floral and pleasant, but watch out for that bite.
Very very oaky wine. Lots of spice from that. Some light floral notes. Fine, but a total oak bomb.
oak oak oak.
Nice Chardonnay. Light on the oak, very tasty. Good value.
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