Floria Red Semi Sweet 2008
Grassy/earthy scent. Flavors of tart lemon, a bit grassy, warm finish.
clean bright and refreshing not as buttery or heavy as other chardonnays but a definite buy
Aromas that remind me of bacon fat or baked chicken. Buttery with acidic citrus. Nice clean chardonnay for the price. I always seem to enjoy Simi wines
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Three and a half glasses
External Reviews for Floria Red Semi Sweet
Pale straw cast. Medium-bodied. Full acidity. Moderately extracted. Green apples, minerals. Crisp and clean with precisely defined flavors and a linear structure. firm acidity makes for a zesty finish.
Simi is one of California's oldest wineries. Their Chardonnay is a rich wine with hints of vanilla on the nose backed up by loads of ripe fruit.
Appealing for its core of tasty peach, fig and nectarine flavors, which are supple and well-integrated.
Lemon and vanilla bean aromas dominate, followed by pear and hazelnut flavors, with a toasty finish that lingers on and on.
A solid performance from a solid performer. Bosc pears and nectarines flesh out a lemon-lime backbone. Finishes well, with lemon and nutmeg nuances. On the lean side, but crisp and clean.
Composed of top quality fruit from the Carneros and Russian River appellations, Simi Chardonnay is characterized by excellent balance, luscious fruit flavors and an elegant finish.
Starts off with a somewhat yeasty aroma that alter reveal lemon, pear and grapefruit on the palate, with a clean finish.
Food Pairings for Floria Red Semi Sweet
Appearance: Brilliantly clear, light yellow straw Aroma: Fresh green apple, nectarine, Meyer lemon and orange zest are laced with notes of vanilla, honey and toasted brioche with a lifted mineral edge. Flavor: Golden delicious apple and tangerine are lightly warmed with subtle notes of cream, butter and smoke finishing with a note of lime zest.
230000 cases produced.
Notes: 25% new oak
|Total Acidity: 6.1 grams per liter|
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