90Pears, apples, and butter show on the nose. Pear, lemon cream, and lemon pith show on the palate. The texture is buttery and smooth, flavors fresh and bright. It shows touches butter and vanilla, but all very restrained. Drink with flounder almondine. Highly Recommended. 90 points.

WHO: Ceja Vineyards
WHAT: Chardonnay
WHERE:  California, Napa Valley, Carneros
WHEN: 2010
HOW MUCH: $34





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