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Alder Springs Vineyard Chardonnay

8.969 ratings
8.612 pro ratings
Mendocino, North Coast, California, USA
Chardonnay
Top Notes For
Boxer Briefs

Think I bought this from Rhys? Going to drop another #delectable truthbomb here. This wine...It’s so reductive that when I passed a glass of it to a friend at the bar this evening, they dropped a penny in it. Ouch, embarrassing. For me. And them...

Think I bought this from Rhys? Going to drop another #delectable truthbomb here. This wine...It’s so reductive that when I passed a glass of it to a friend at the bar this evening, they dropped a penny in it. Ouch, embarrassing. For me. And them...

Feb 21st, 2018
Stephen Solaka

Tropical fruits, acidity and long finish.

Tropical fruits, acidity and long finish.

Jun 14th, 2017
Donald Patz

Owner/Winemaker Patz & Hall

9.0

Fabulous. Apparently the only vintage made from Alder Springs Vineyard. Great focus and complexity.

Fabulous. Apparently the only vintage made from Alder Springs Vineyard. Great focus and complexity.

Jan 31st, 2017
John B. Paterson

Wine Director Frankies Spuntino & Prime Meats

8.7

Need acid.

Need acid.

Aug 30th, 2015
Josh Luhn

Luhn Wine Consulting Owner, Luhn Family Wines

9.0

Great value and balance.

Great value and balance.

Feb 14th, 2015
Jörgen Lindström Carlvik

Owner, Brix Wine Consultants

8.5

Fresh citrus fruit, unripe pineapples, ripe pears and melon flavors, framed by fine-tuned oakiness, mineral scents and juicy acidity. A lovely quaffer!

Fresh citrus fruit, unripe pineapples, ripe pears and melon flavors, framed by fine-tuned oakiness, mineral scents and juicy acidity. A lovely quaffer!

Jun 9th, 2014
Boxer Briefs

Better than the first bottle. But still, ripe and tropical with a bit more "minerality"

Better than the first bottle. But still, ripe and tropical with a bit more "minerality"

Dec 26th, 2016
Boxer Briefs

Had to keep coming back to this over a 72 hour period. Ripe, tropical and almost ZERO acid. Not good, wet cork, I've got 3 bottles to trade if anybody wants them @Jean-Francois Pelletier

Had to keep coming back to this over a 72 hour period. Ripe, tropical and almost ZERO acid. Not good, wet cork, I've got 3 bottles to trade if anybody wants them @Jean-Francois Pelletier

Nov 8th, 2016
Bob Boyle

Ehh

Ehh

Jan 3rd, 2018
Graham Dresden

A bit too buttery for me.

A bit too buttery for me.

Aug 19th, 2017