2011 Cloudy Bay Chardonnay

Cloudy Bay Chardonnay
Malborough, New Zealand

Price $25-40
Vintage  2011
Alcohol  14%
Clarity clear
Intensity medium
Color lemon/gold
Nose/Palate: clean, medium intensity, dry, high acid, low tannin, medium/full body, medium finish, oak- vanilla, coconut, apple, pear, herbaceous - grass, perpperoncini, minerality 
Personal rating  8 out of 10

Additional comments: Very similar to the Chalone Estate Chardonnay: heavy oak, full body, high acid, citrus/green fruit characteristics