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Average Retail:
$288.88 Details
W.Searcher Avg.: $288.88
W.Searcher Low: $230.79
W.Searcher High: $365.81
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(of 7 listings - 24 months )
$245.59 Details
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(of 2 listings - last 12 months)
$257.00Details
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2009 Marcassin - Chardonnay Marcassin Vineyard Chardonnay - USA - California - Sonoma - Sonoma Coast - White

USA - California - Sonoma - Sonoma Coast

White Chardonnay
Producer Notes

One of the most influential mavens of modern California winemaking, Helen Turley creates in Marcassin wines that are among the most sought-after in California. Though the wines are made following a traditionalist Burgundian style, they are unique, complex representations of California Pinot and Chardonnay. Turley's straightforward winemaking philosophy is, "...great vineyards, meticulously... More »

Score
WA 98
WS 97
Drink Dates
WA: 2015-2020 WS: 2014-2014
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WA 98
Source Wine Advocate
Issue 220
Drink Dates 2015-2020

Light gold in color, with an extraordinary nose of poached pears, citrus honey and a touch of orange rind, the 2009 Chardonnay Marcassin Vineyard has beautiful fruit, a full-bodied mouthfeel, penetrating acids and an underlying minerality and richness. The finish goes on for a good 40-45 seconds. This is sensational Chardonnay and very much in keeping with this vineyard. Drink now-2020.

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WS 97
Source Wine Spectator
Drink Dates 2014-2014

A full-blown, mature Chardonnay at its peak, layered and complex, unfolding with anise, smoky oak, roasted fig, apricot and honeysuckle flavors. What makes this sing is the richness and proportionality of the flavors. Lingers and gains on the finish.

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