CHATEAU STE. MICHELLE Chardonnay Columbia Valley 2013
Score: 88 Release Price $11 Country Washington USA
Fresh, deftly balanced and expressive, with pretty pear, grapefruit and white pepper flavors, finishing soft. Drink now through 2017. 645,200 cases made.
COLUMBIA Chardonnay Columbia Valley 2013
Score: 88 Release Price $14 Country Washington USA
Fresh and inviting, with juicy flavors of apple, pear and citrus that zing through a long, polished finish. Drink now through 2018. 53,000 cases made.
EDNA VALLEY Chardonnay Central Coast 2013
Score: 88 Release Price $15 Country California USA
Rich and full-bodied, presenting a range of tropical fruit cocktail, pear and melon flavors End a bit simpler. Drink now. 275,000 cases made.
FOUR VINES Chardonnay Santa Barbara County Naked Unoaked 2013
Score: 88 Release Price $12 Country California
this offers a mix of citrus-infused green apple, pineapple and mango notes, presented in a fresh, snappy style, with flavors that linger on the finish. Drink now through 2019. 50,000 cases made.
SMOKING LOON Chardonnay California Steelbird Unoaked 2013
Score: 88 Release Price $9 Country California
A zesty grapefruit edge accents the core of this juicy mix of citrus and green fruits. Refreshing and clean, this ends with a dash of pithy citrus peel. Drink now. 47,000 cases made.
14 HANDS Chardonnay Washington 2013
Score: 87 Release Price $12 Country Washington USA
Deftly balanced and polished in texture, this fresh and inviting white offers minty accents to its green apple and floral flavors, finishing soft. Drink now. 105,000 cases made
FETZER Chardonnay California Sundial 2013
Score: 87 Release Price $10 Country California
Fresh and vibrant, with spicy citrus, green apple and spice flavors, showing the presence of cedar and dill on the finish. Drink now. 297,318 cases made.
HESS SELECT Chardonnay Monterey County 2013
Score: 87 Release Price $13 Country California
Well done, and even more appealing for the price, this presents a mix of pithy citrus, green apple, melon and spice flavors, ending a bit clipped. Drink now. 325,000 cases made.