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Gnarly Head Chardonnay, California
88 Points

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Region: California Lodi
Vintage: 2020
BC Private Wine Stores: $20.0 +price will vary
Widely Available: $20.0 + across Canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -297929
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WineScores' Review

Concentrated, modern, flashy.

Known for their Zinfandel, Gnarly Head Chardonnay is a like-minded wine that's not shy
Keep an eye out each summer for a chance to win a professional grade Napoleon Barbecue--in a partnership campaign called Summer Just Got Lit with Gnarly Head and Canadian owned Napoleon Grills. It closes end of August, but I suspect they'll do it again next year!
A modern sweet, flashy and fleshy Chard, that doles out golden fruits and vanilla, toasted spice and butter with undertones of burnt honey. It has good freshness and flavours of butterscotch, baking spice and vanilla. Very concentrated and creamy.

Recommended Pairings
Spicy Food, Chocolate, Barbeque, Junk Food, Fast Food & Snacks, Game Day Wines

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2022-09-12 14:43:21.0


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